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Japanese Garden Plants
This is where to find details on plants. We don't have a lot of images, but we'll be providing articles and details as we are able. If you have materials to contribute or gaps to fill in, please let us know.

Japanese Name:tsubaki 
English Name:Japanese Camellia 
Latin Name:Camellia japonica var hortensis 
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Sub Type:EVERGREEN 
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Height:5-10 m 
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Last Updated:5/12/2000 
Details:usually with pines; shady site; slow-growing; easy to clip and transplant; pollution resistant; multicolored flowers bloom Dec - Apr; Camellia are considered in-auspicious as a gift. Their flower-heads drop off and so they should never be given to someone who is ill. 




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