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Camellias

March 2nd, 2015

The sight of Camellia`s with their large colourful flowers lightens up any garden especially  after those long dreary winter  months. They are easy plants to grow if the soil is moist but well drained and is on the neutral to acid side. If the soil conditions in the garden are not right ,they can still […]

Camellia

March 12th, 2014

Due to the mild winter, camellia`s are already bursting into bloom with their impressive displays of show stopping flowers. Camellias prefer neutral to acid, in soil enriched with peat or compost. At Avery’s we recommend Durstons ericaceous compost, which is formulated for use when planting camellias, or rhododendrons so as to give them a good […]