Camellia japonica 'Francis Eugene Phillips'
Everything about 'Francis Eugene Phillips' stands out when compared to other C. japonica cultivars. Conspicuous, holly-like serration edges the variegated leaves, while profuse peony form flowers are bordered in white.
» Bloom color: Soft pink bordered white
» Bloom form: Peony
» Bloom size: Large, 4 to 5 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Mid to late spring (Mar-Apr)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright
» Zones: 7b-9
» Features: Hedge worthy