New Introduction ‘Jennifer Ross’~ An outstanding Camellia

New Introduction ‘Jennifer Ross’~ An outstanding Camellia

Camellia hybrid ‘Jennifer Ross’ We are so excited to be introducing one of our brand new varieties called ‘Jennifer Ross’! We are honored to name this flower after a beautiful, talented and spunky girl.  Although she was taken by fate

Grow Your Own Tea

Grow Your Own Tea

Only after water, Tea is the most consumed beverage in the world.  For over 5000 years it has played a unique role in history.  It has brought people together and ripped people apart.  It has made us feel better, think clearer, and

Camellia sasanqua ‘Shishi-Gashira’

Camellia sasanqua ‘Shishi-Gashira’

Species: Sasanqua (Hiemalis) Bloom Color: Deep Rose Pink Bloom Size: Small Bloom Form: Semidouble to Rose Form Double Bloom Season: Fall Growth Habit: Low Spreading Growth Rate: Average Maintainable Height: As Low as 2-2.5 Feet Maintainable Width: As narrow as 2-2.5 Feet Light Preferences: Filtered Shade to Full Sun

Camellia japonica ‘Grace Albritton’

Camellia japonica ‘Grace Albritton’

Species: Japonica Bloom Color: White with pink around petal edges Bloom Size: Miniature to Small Bloom Form: Formal Double Bloom Season: Winter to early Spring Growth Habit: Upright Growth Rate: Vigorous Maintainable Height: 5-6 Feet Maintainable Width: 3-4 Feet Light Preferences: Filtered Shade Plant Uses: Container, Foundation, Accent, Short Screen

Camellia japonica ‘Sea Foam’

Camellia japonica ‘Sea Foam’

If you are looking for an outstanding white Japonica for the garden, it is hard to beat ‘Sea Foam’. This variety was introduced by John Weisner of Fernandina Beach, Florida back in 1959. Many camellia lovers are impressived by the

Camellia japonica ‘Sweetie Pie’

Camellia japonica ‘Sweetie Pie’

At Gene’s Nursery, camellias in the garden is so very important to us. Just because a camellia has a pretty flower, it does not mean that it also make a great plant in the garden. One camellia that has a

Camellia japonica ‘Frankie Winn’

Camellia japonica ‘Frankie Winn’

Camellia japonica ‘Frankie Winn’ is a Savannah original that was introduced by Mr. & Mrs Jimmy Luker’s Sugar Hill Camellia Nursery back in 1978. This camellia has a very dense upright plant with beautiful green foliage. It has an average

Camellia sasanqua ‘Leslie Ann’

Camellia sasanqua ‘Leslie Ann’

Species: Sasanqua Bloom Color: White with lavender tipped petals Bloom Size: Small 2′ Bloom Form: Formal double opening to semidouble Bloom Season: Fall Growth Habit: Dense, upright, columunar growth Growth Rate: Average ( 4-8 inches of new growth per season)

Camellia sasanqua ‘Day Dream’

Camellia sasanqua ‘Day Dream’

Species: Camellia Sasanqua Fragrant! Height you can maintain: 5-6′ or larger Width you can maintain: 4-5′ or larger Bloom Type: Single Bloom Color: White-blending to light lavender pink on tips Bloom Size: Medium 2-3″ Bloom Season: Fall Climate zone 7-8-9

Camellia japonica ‘Royal Velvet’

Camellia japonica ‘Royal Velvet’

Great camellias begin with great plants, and ‘Royal Velvet’ has a fantastic plant. Beautiful camellia blooms without nice plants do little to enhance the garden, so it is always of utmost importance to select great plants like ‘Royal Velvet’ for