This lovely fine foliage Camellia Transnokoensis has a mass of deep red flower buds followed by a small white fluted, lightly fragrant flower, mid-winter. A fantastic Camellia for hedging. Also a magnet to the Bellbirds, Tui’s & Waxeyes with its winter flower. A great smaller growing Camellia well suited to many garden projects.
Fine WINTER Flower – Camellia Transnokoensis - July 16th, 2018
Camellia ‘transnokoensis’ – Small white flower, 25lt container, 1.5m now
Interesting Camellia Facts
“Camellias are known to grow 100 and 200 years – the oldest recorded planting that is still living today is in the Panlong Monastry in China – planted in 1347.“
“Camellia transnokoensis is native to the central mountains of Taiwan, including the slopes of Mt. Noko as reflected in its name