Camellias. Slow growers.Thrive best when sheltered from full sun.Shallow rooted.2-3 " mulch. Slightly acidic soil.oak leaves pine needles.
Camellia japonica Governor Mouton Lustrous dark green leaves. Prefers acidic, highly organic soils. Always mulch because of shallow rooting. 3-5 flowers. Cultivar Description: Semidouble to loose peony form flowers are red with white splotches. Mid season
~Peony 'Raspberry Sundae'
Setsugekka Sasanqua Camellia - known by the name Camellia sasanqua 'Setsugekka' has small tinged pink buds that blooms into semi-double white #flowers. A great bloomer for the #winter.
Camellia japonica 'Mathotiana' (Belgium, 1847)
Rosa Laure Davoust, Roseto Fineschi, Cavriglia, Italy