Camellia sasanqua 'Snow on the Mountain' /Snow on the Mountain Sasanqua

Camellia sasanqua 'Snow on the Mountain'   / Camellia sasanqua 'Snow on the Mountain'
Fluffy, white flowers
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Fluffy, white flowers

This double variety in full bloom

An espaliered sasanqua

Late autumn flowering

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Scientific Name: Camellia sasanqua 'Snow on the Mountain'
Common Name: Snow on the Mountain Sasanqua
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Fall, Winter
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: A white selection that is easily grown in a variety of soils and will tolerate sun. Subject to tea scale and aphids. Camellias of all types grow best in a well drained soil and partial shade. Makes an excellent hedge plant because of the size and density of foliage.