The Southern Living October Magic Carpet Camellia is a late blooming plant that provides beautiful fall color. October Magic Carpet grows in a bushy habit and will spread if planted as a landscape plant. October Magic Carpet produces dark green foliage and ruffled, double pink flowers in the fall. Planting Instructions Water before planting Plant in full sun to part shade Dig hole 3 times the width of pot Backfill and plant 1-2 inches above soil level Water and add more soil if needed Mulch plants Fertilize once yearly in Spring with slow-release balanced fertilizer GROWTH & CARE Plant Name October Magic Carpet Camellia Scientific Name Camellia sasanqua Green 01-006 Brand Name: Southern Living Plant Collection Exposure Full sun to part shade Bloom / Feature Heavily frilled double pink blooms in the fall Average Dimensions: 3 feet H x 4.5 feet W USDA Zones USDA Zones 6-10 Soil Well-drained garden soil Water Regular Water Uses Cut flowers, border, container, mass planting, screen, woodland garden What's my zone USDA Hardiness Zone Finder Plant Directions: Sent with order
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