A captivating variety of the Japanese camellia, renowned for its striking crimson-red, semi-double flowers. This evergreen shrub stands out with its glossy, dark green foliage serving as an elegant backdrop to the vibrant blooms. ‘Blood of China’ typically flowers in late winter to early spring, adding a burst of colour to gardens. Height and Spread 2.5-4m.
Camellias require acidic soil and a sheltered spot from cold winds, in full shade or partial shade. Keep well-watered through the summer when the plant produces next year’s buds.