Not another compact red like this on the market

Camellia October Magic® Ruby

Small, Christmas red, fully double blooms decorate the deep olive green, super glossy foliage on this compact plant.

The October Magic® Series of Camellia Camellia sasanqua is a fall blooming species.  Some of these new selections have proven hardy in USDA Zone 6, but we are saying zone 7 to be safe.  As summer fades and the nights begin to cool, the October Magic™ Series usher in the camellia season in beautiful fashion. Graceful in form and one of the loveliest of autumn flowers, the soft fragrance of sasanquas conjure up memories of southern gardens amass with blooms. These new selections offer all of the nuances we’ve grown to love in sasanquas and then some. There’s a shape, size and color to fit any garden. Ruby is a profuse bloomer with foliage and a growth habit similar to October Magic Orchid.

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Who Am I?

  • Program

    Shrub
  • Genus

    Camellia
  • Species

    sasanqua
  • Common Name

    October Magic® Ruby camellia
  • Botanical Name

    Camellia sasanqua 'Green 02-003' PP24538

Cultural Details

  • Bloom Time

    October-November
  • Size

    4-5' tall by 4-5' wide
  • Hardiness Zone

    7-9
  • Light

    Full sun / Afternoon shade
  • Soil

    Average garden soil
  • Moisture

    Moist, but well drained
  • Disease & Pests

    Occasional scale
  • Landscape Use

    Foundations, mass plantings, urban gardens
  • Propagation

    Cuttings

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