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Scientific Name: Camellia japonica ssp. quercifolia 'White Mermaid'
Pronunciation: kuh-MEEL-yuh juh-PON-ih-kuh subspecies kwer-sih-FOE-lee-uh
Common Name: White Mermaid camellia
Family Name: Theaceae
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen
Key ID Features: Leaves with fishtail-like apices.
Course(s): not used (on campus)

Habit: Irregular
Form: Oval - horizontal
Texture: Medium - coarse
Mature Size:
Height:2 - 3m
Spread:3 - 4m
Growth Rate:Moderate
Origin: Garden origin, S.E. Asia / Japan / China
Hardiness Rating: Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Exposure: Filtered shade, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium:
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Small garden/space, Spring interest
Additional Info: Google
White Mermaid camellia
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation: Leathery
Surfaces: Lustrous
Colour in Fall: Dark-green
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Other
Bases: Attenuate
Margins: Serrate

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:11+
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): White
Flower Time at Peak: Apr

Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit Colour: Dark-red
Fruiting Time: Jun, Jul, Sep
Additional Info: Fruit insignificant
Bark or Stem Colour:

(PPL) Pine PLanting : 246
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