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New Camellia sasanqua varieties

New Camellia sasanqua varieties

New hybrid Camellia sasanqua varieties in production at Burncoose Nurseries 0:00 – C. sasanqua ‘Sugar Dream’ 1:47 – C. sasanqua ‘Gay Border’ 3:15 – C. sasanqua ‘Yoimachi’ 3:56 – C. sasanqua ‘Yume’ (variegated flower) 4:40 – C. sasanqua...
Is this a new Camellia x williamsii?

Is this a new Camellia x williamsii?

Charles in the garden pointing out a chance seeding found after clearing an area. This is an x williamsii camellia and we think it might be completely new, so we will be taking samples and sending them off for the International Camellia Society to decide whether this...
November is the time for Camellia sasanqua

November is the time for Camellia sasanqua

Last year Charles did a three part special all about the wonderful Camellia sasanqua which flower in the gardens in the UK during October and November. They are here below as timely reminder of what you can grow in your garden for interest at this time of year....

Part 3 – Camellia sasanqua at Caerhays

Continuing our feature on sasanqua camellias at Caerhays, today we are looking at five more unusual ones: 0:00 – Camellia sasanqua ‘Paradise Blush’ 1:33 – Camellia sasanqua ‘Gay Border’ 2:41 – Camellia sasanqua ‘Sugar Dream 3:55 – Camellia...