Camellia in bloom!

<em>Camellia japonica</em> 'Monjisu' in bloom
January 13, 2017

Camellia japonica is the moste widely known species of Camellia and is prized for its beautiful flowers. Also known as the Rose of Winter, in the wild these shrubs bloom from January to March. They are native to China, southern Korea and southern Japan.

Camellia japonica 'Monjisu' is one of thousands of cultivars. This plant lives in the Camellia Corridor.