Camellia ‘Yuletide’

Camellia sasanqua ‘Yuletide’




The bright red blooms of ‘Yuletide’ will have you thinking of Christmas all winter long! The shiny, evergreen foliage of this C. sasanqua cultivar is perfectly accented with eye-catching, long-lasting blossoms in winter, December through January. Bright red single blooms with contrasting yellow stamens cheer up any winter garden. Makes a wonderful specimen, or plant in groups of 3-5 for a showy backdrop to your garden or as a natural screening hedge. Plus, ‘Yuletide’ will attract pollinators to your garden when other flowers are scarce.

Features & Benefits

  • Bright cherry-red single flowers, yellow stamen.
  • Flowers are long-lasting and fragrant!
  • Glossy evergreen foliage.
  • Blooms in shady locations.
  • Excellent for use as a hedge/screen or bed border or foundation plantings.
  • Attracts pollinators.

Care & Space

  • Plant in part/filtered shade to full shade.
  • Requires well-draining, moist, fertile soil.
  • Acidic fertilizer.
  • Plant Height: 8’-10’
  • Plant Width: 8’-10’
  • USDA Zones 7-10
  • In extreme cold, provide protection of flower buds.