- Most Camellia plants are shade lovers and prefer dappled shade to full sun.
- Avoid an east facing position.
- A sheltered westerly position is much preferred, avoiding heavy winds.
Garden Pavilion Wicklow Plant of the Month - Camellia Japonica
The show-off Camellia is our plant of the month at the Garden Pavilion. Camellias have amazing roselike flowers and lush, shiny evergreen leaves. The flowers range in colour from white to pink to red. Camellias are relatively easy to grow but do have specific requirements: