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Camellia s. 'Bonanza' | Monrovia

Camellia sasanqua 'Bonanza'
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Typically available in fall. Call your favorite store for current availability. 

Grown by Monrovia, this evergreen shrub has a profusion of striking, scarlet, peony-form blooms in early fall. Use as a low hedge, espalier, or tall groundcover. Also, makes a good addition to a cutting garden. See all Camellia varieties in stores. 

Plant with Dogwood


  • Landscape Size: 4'-5' tall, 4'-5' wide
  • Light Requirement: Morning Sun/Afternoon Shade or Full Shade
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • USDA Zone: 7a
  • Growth Habit: Spreading
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Cold Hardy, Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers, Deer Resistant

See Green Thumb Guide below for region specific information.


Green Thumb Guide

Plant in enriched acidic soil. Apply acidic fertilizer after bloom. Prune late winter to early spring after blooming.

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices (Opens in new window)
Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)



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