- Position: Partial shade in a sheltered position
- Soil: Moist but well-drained, acidic soil
- Flowers: February to March
- Flower Colour: Red
- Hardiness: Fully hardy
- Habit: Evergreen shrub
- Height & Spread: 400cm × 250cm
A lovely evergreen shrub with masses of ruffled, crimson-red flowers borne in late winter and early spring. Camellias are best grown in a sheltered position. They really like acidic soil, but can happily be grown in containers using ericaceous compost.
Camellia x williamsii 'Anticipation'