Pope Pius IX camellia can bloom for many weeks, says Folsom gardener Tinka Davi.
Pope Pius IX camellia can bloom for many weeks, says Folsom gardener Tinka Davi. Sacramento Bee file
Pope Pius IX camellia can bloom for many weeks, says Folsom gardener Tinka Davi. Sacramento Bee file
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Debbie Arrington digs into gardening news

Camellia love abounds as popular shrubs bloom

February 24, 2017 02:00 PM

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Debbie Arrington is the home and garden writer for The Sacramento Bee. A lifetime gardener and consulting rosarian, she took over that beat in 2008 after almost 10 years on The Bee's Sports staff. Debbie also writes about food and cooking, focusing on seasonal crops and farm-to-fork cuisine.

Reach her at darrington@sacbee.com or 916-321-1075. Twitter: @debarrington