Sazanqua(Sasanqua) is a kind of Camellia. This plant is evergreen shrub and grows up to 3~5m height. Sazanqua(Sasanqua) is native to Japan and we call this shrub 山茶花(さざんか-sazanqua) in Japan. This plant is very popular in Japan and often planted as hedge plant or garden plant because this shrub bloom flowers in winter season. Usually the sizes of flowers and leaves are a little bit smaller than regular Japanese Camellia.