National Collection of
The National Collection of Camellia japonica is held at the Carew Pole Garden Trust, Antony House, Torpoint, Cornwall.
Contact details are available through the Plant Heritage National Website .
The Humphry Repton designed landscape at Antony House affords expansive views down to the river Lynher. When Repton designed the garden at Antony in the early nineteenth century it was fashionable to have unbroken views to water or follies making for a spectacular walk.
The Camellia japonica collection is planted in 100 acres of woodland garden bordering the Lynher Estuary along with magnolias, rhododendrons and other flowering shrubs and trees.
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