Governor Mouton Camellia Japonica

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Governor Mouton Variegated Camellia

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The Governor Mouton Spring Blooming Camellia is an evergreen shrub with red and white variegated flowers that bloom in winter into early spring. 'Governor Mouton' is a cold hardy variety. This shrub does well in partial sun and full shade, and it grows to a maximum height of fifteen feet tall and ten feet wide. It can also be trained as a single or multi-stemmed tree. 'Governor Mouton' bears variable flowers in peony-form or semi-double. Slow growing, upright to spreading shrub or small tree with age. Oval, glossy, leaves and profuse winter to early spring blooms.  A true heritage plant, and favorite of Southern gardens.


Mature Height : 10-15 Feet

Mature Width : 8-10 feet

Exposure : Full shade to partial sun

Hardiness Zones : 6B-10