Photo of Rhododendrons (Rhododendron): I don't think they grow here

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Name: Marilyn
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CDsSister
Jan 22, 2013 8:44 PM CST


But I do love Rhodies.... such wonderful color ... even the white ones.

Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Jan 22, 2013 9:21 PM CST
Marilyn: In your part of the country they'd need to be planted in an area to protect them from sun and wind, and it would probably be a constant job of continuously amending the soil but I guess it could be done:

http://www.thetreefarm.com/rhododendron-pjm-lavender

Scroll down this page for more information on growing them in Colorado:

http://www.ext.colostate.edu/pubs/garden/07220.html
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