Camellia news

On this page, we report all events related to the camellia (exhibitions, open days, etc ...). We do regular updates.

'Paradise Caroline'

In 2018 le Domaine de Trévarez (29520 Saint-Goazec, France),  proposes :

Trévarez en Camellia from 24th to 25th of march. With the partnership of la Société Bretonne du Camellia.

Public opening of the Serres Royales de Laeken (Bruxelles, Belgium), each year between april and may. In 2017, the opening is from 21th of april to the 11th of may included (except 23th of april and 7th of may).

Arboretum d'Het Leen (Eeklo, Belgium)

March 25th 2018, "Camellia" walk at 9.30 am.
Parking and free access. Food available on site.

Joel Lemaitre nursery (France)

Days of Camellias, october 26th to 28th 2018, at the nursery.

Stervinou nursery (France)

In 2018, the nursery is open to individuals Friday 13th April and Saturday 14th April from 9.30 am to 6 pm.


Locarno (Suisse) : Parco Delle Camelie

Every year, International Exhibition of Camellias (21th edition in 2018). Discover 950 varieties in the Parco delle Camelie and an exhibition of camellias in Piazza Grande and Palazzo Sopracenerina. In 2018, the exhibition is scheduled from March 21th to 25th.

'Bella di Pisa'

Cannero Riviera (Italy) : Mostra della Camelia 2018

Camellia show in Cannero Riviera, March 31th, April 1st and 2nd. Exhibition of 25O varieties of camellias and visit of remarkable gardens. Also hikes around Cannero Riviera to discover the camellia in its natural environment.

Società Italiana della Camelie

Villa Della Porta Bozzolo

November 3rd and 4th, Le Giornate delle Camelie.

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Franckfurt (Germany) : Palmengarten

Every year the Palmengarten exposes, Duke Adolf of Nassau's collection of camellias, which is the basis of his collection. In its entirety, it is rich of 450 plants (300 cultivars). In 2018, the exhibition is from January the 18th to February the 11th. 

Londres (England) : Chiswick House

Camellia Festival from February 22th to March 25th, 2018, in honor of the oldest collection of camellias in Western Europe, cultivated in greenhouses. Reopening public after treating plants and cut. 10 hours to 16 hours, on Tuesdays to Sundays , free entry.

On February 10th, 2016, a plaque was unveiled in honor of the restoration work by Herb Short, Marigold Assinder and Jane Callander, whixh rescued the collection. 

'Middlemist's Red'

Köln (Germany) : Botanischer Garten - Camellia Collection

In 2018, from January 23th  to March 31th, exhibition of camellias (in greenhouses and outside). Free admission every day from 10 am to 4 pm. 750 different cultivars differents, with some yellow camellias, old japonicas, species and reticulata.