THE camellia nursery for any Southern Californian seriously interested in camellias. They also ship. Nuccio's carries hundreds of varieties, and at least a dozen species of camellia. Online ordering not available from their site, but you can call them for a catalog.
A beautiful nursery with unusual plants, garden decor, fountains, orchids, roses, and of course, camellias. Site of the Orange County Camellia Society show.
H & H Nursery
During the camellia season they carry a variety of camellias, including some Nuccio's introductions. Large sizes and espalier are also available in season. Lots of other plants, a fun place to shop. Landscape designer available.
Gardens and Arboretums
The camellia collection at The Huntington showcases 40 species and 1,200 cultivated varieties, covering approximately 12 acres in the North Vista, Japanese Garden, and North Canyon areas.
Descanso Gardens is home to North America’s largest camellia collection—more than 34,000 plants and more than 700 camellia taxa, which includes species, varieties, cultivars and hybrids, growing on 20 acres.
The Arboretum is the site of the Southern California Camellia Society's meetings, and a plant information blog!