October Magic® Orchid™

Orchid™ October Magic®

Camellia sasanqua ‘Green 94-035‘ PP20465

Our October Magic® Camellias were bred for improved habit (so less pruning) and more flowers. Orchid™ has a compact conical form with pink and white bicolor flowers. Glossy dark green evergreen foliage.

Sunset Zones

4–9, 12, 14–24

USDA Zones

0°F to 10°F USDA zones 7–10

Orchid™ October Magic® Features

Plant Dimensions

4–5' H x 3–4' W

Landscape Use

Accent, Border, Container, Cottage/Informal, Cut Flowers/Foliage, Garden Bed, Hedge

Plant Type


Growth Rate



Part sun to shade

Special Feature

Attracts Pollinators, Cut Flowers, Easy Care, Fall Blooming, Water-wise


White/pink blooms

Flowering Season


Orchid™ October Magic® Plant Care

Water Needs

Medium Water Once Established


Feed with acid fertilizer in late winter


Prune in early spring before first flush


Well-drained garden soil w/ rich organic matter

Planting Instructions

1. Dig in your native soil a hole as deep and wide as the container. We recommend planting in native soil for best acclimation.
2. Fill the hole with water and thoroughly water the new plant; allow both to drain.
3. Gently place the plant on its side and remove the pot. Place your hand on the bottom of the plant and put it in the hole.
4. Return native soil around the root ball, wetting and gently tamping down.
5. To complete, create a shallow trench around the base of the plant to contain the water when watering.
6. Mulch 1–2” deep around the plant, avoiding the area closest to the stem.

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