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Yuletide Camellia

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$188.00
 
Once a weekPartial sunDeer resistantFall to winter
 
  • Winter's Warm Embrace: The Yuletide Camellia stands out with its brilliant red flowers, illuminating gardens throughout the winter months.
  • Pollinator's Winter Delight: A source of nectar during cooler months, it invites an array of pollinators, fostering a lively winter garden scene.
  • Planting Versatility: This Camellia cultivar seamlessly integrates into diverse garden designs, being well-suited for both container and in-ground planting.
 

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The Yuletide Camellia, scientifically identified as Camellia sasanqua 'Yuletide', is a mesmerizing evergreen shrub, renowned for brightening winter landscapes with its fiery red blooms. Characterized by its vivid flowers, centered with prominent golden stamens, it attracts various pollinators, enhancing garden vitality. Properly nurtured, the Yuletide Camellia delivers consistent blooms through winter, becoming an iconic choice for gardeners keen on introducing a festive warmth to their outdoor space. Perfect for holiday gifting.

Growth rate: Moderate growth rate; reaching 8-10 feet tall and wide at maturity.

Please note: Images on our website depict plants and trees at full maturity to showcase their expected grown characteristics. These images are illustrative examples only and do not represent the size of plants or trees upon delivery.

Pruning: To maintain its dense, bushy form, prune the Yuletide Camellia after its flowering season. This not only helps shape the plant but also encourages a richer bloom in the subsequent season.

Fertilization: Feed with an acidic fertilizer after the bloom cycle, ensuring the plant gets the nutrients it needs for robust growth and flowering.

Winter Protection: While hardy in its grow zones, it's prudent to shield the Yuletide Camellia from harsh winter winds. Mulching at its base provides added protection against sudden temperature drops.


When planting the Yuletide Camellia, select a spot with well-draining, acidic soil and partial sunlight exposure. Dig a hole twice the width of the root ball and of equal depth. Gently remove the camellia from its container, teasing out compacted roots. Position the plant so the top of the root ball is level with the soil surface. Refill the hole, firming the soil to eliminate air pockets, and water deeply. Mulching around the base aids in retaining moisture and stabilizing soil temperatures but keep the mulch from direct stem contact.




The Yuletide Camellia prefers consistently moist soil and partial shade conditions. While it can endure partial sun, protection from harsh afternoon sunlight ensures its vibrant blooms remain unscathed. Regular watering, especially during dry spells, helps maintain its lush appearance.

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We have perfected packaging and shipping plants & trees! That is why we DO NOT use any third-party fulfillment like most other online retailers. Your trees go straight from our farm to your door, safely packaged by our team of seasoned professionals. Our process ensures your plants leave our facility and arrive to your door in the best condition possible!

In cases of extreme cold or hot weather, we may temporarily delay shipping to ensure the well-being of your plants. Our primary focus is on delivering healthy and thriving plants to you. Rest assured, we'll make every effort to notify you of any delays promptly.

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USDA GROW ZONE:

Zones 7-10

Yuletide Camellia thrives in USDA Zones 7 to 10, areas with mild winters and warmer, temperate conditions. These zones provide a balanced environment where this Camellia can showcase its winter blooms without facing extreme cold. Employing protective measures, like mulching, can further enhance its resilience.

Our Process

We have perfected packaging and shipping plants & trees! That is why we DO NOT use any third-party fulfillment like most other online retailers. Your trees go straight from our farm to your door, safely packaged by our team of seasoned professionals. Our process ensures your plants leave our facility and arrive to your door in the best condition possible!