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Camellia japonica 'Empress'/White Empress Camellia

Camellia japonica 'Empress' / Camellia japonica 'Empress'
Very large semi-double white flowers with showy yellow stamens
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Very large semi-double white flowers with showy yellow stamens

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Scientific Name: Camellia japonica 'Empress'
Common Name: White Empress Camellia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Winter
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
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Comments: This is a popular white flowering cultivar that produces very large, semi-double white flowers with bright yellow stamens and large, lustrous green foliage. Over time this shrub can grow into a tree form and live for many years in the garden.