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Camellia Lavinia Maggi



Bred in Italy, 1858. (japonica) Another variety from the 19th century. Blooms from February to April with white, overlapping petals streaked and marbled with carmine red. Lovely dark foliage on a rounded, dense plant.
1.20 (à 10 ans)
-15
1.00 (à 10 ans)
Part Shade / Sun

Use

Indoors: keep the plant inside in a cool room only when blooming, and water regularly. Outdoors: as an isolated specimen or in association with other acid-loving shrubs such as Azaleas, Magnolias or Rhododendrons. Patio or terrace: in a large container, or may be trained against a wall or trellis.

Planting

Ideally in partial shade, protected from cold winds. Dig a hole twice the size of the root ball and half-fill it with an acid compost. Remove the plant from its container and thoroughly soak the root ball. Place the plant (not too deeply) in the hole. Finish adding the compost. Water well.

Maintenance

Water regularly during flowering and dry weather. Add a specialised fertiliser each spring. Takes well to pruning after blooming.

Ref. P105
4 L pot - 4 years
Price € TTC: 37.50
Quantity:
Availability: OK