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Camellia Marie-Galante



Obtained in 2015 by René Laot, this variety has attractive glossy foliage on a vigorous form. Both the shape and delicate shade of the blossoms are reminiscent of old roses; they make lovely cut flowers. Good in flowerbeds or containers.
1.30 (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. P148
4 L pot - 3/4 years
Price € TTC: 39.50
Quantity:
Availability: OK