Camellia japonica 'Tiny Princess' /Tiny Princess Camellia

Camellia japonica 'Tiny Princess'  / Camellia japonica 'Tiny Princess'
Relatively small clustered pink flowers
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Relatively small clustered pink flowers

Delicate blush-pink flowers

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Scientific Name: Camellia japonica 'Tiny Princess'
Common Name: Tiny Princess Camellia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Winter
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade, Morning sun
Drainage: Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: The blush-pink flowers are quite small but numerous on a well established shrub. It is a mid to late flowering cultivar. Provide protection from the direct afternoon sun. Camellias grow best in a slightly acid soil that is well drained. Fertilize camellias in late winter through early spring. They are relatively easy to grow and require little care after becoming established. Tea scale insects can be a problem on camellias, especially those growing under stressful conditions.