noun. any of several shrubs or small evergreen trees having solitary white or pink or reddish flowers.
- genus Camellia
Example sentences of the word camellia
Caused by a type of fungus, this condition first appears as small brown spots on the petals of camellia flowers.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Producing blooms between September and March, camellia plants add color and beauty to interior designs and southern winter landscapes.