Description

The leaves of Camelia japonica 'Kerguelen' are dark green with white/cream variegation. 'Kerguelen' was found as a sport in the wellknown Nuccio's Cameo. 'Kerguelen' is winterhardy until -15º Celsius. The flowers are deep pink. It is a compact Camelia. 'Kerguelen' likes shady places. Prune back in May for the best regrowth.

Key Points

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Variegated foliage
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Bright pink, filled flowers
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Can be planted in the shade/ semi shade
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Hardy
  • Awards

    Camellia japonica Kerguelen winner of:
    • Bronze Medal Plantarium 2009
      Camellia Kerguelen with breeder A. Stervinou Pépinières S.R.L.