General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Strongly acid (5.1 – 5.5)
Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 5 to 8 feet
Plant Spread: 5 to 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Other: Bright red with darker splotches; blooms can fade to pink when grown in bright sun.
Bloom Size: 4"-5"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Other: All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Tip
Layering
Other: Tissue Culture
Child plants: 2 child plants

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Common names
  • Rhododendron

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NikkiGerena On June 1, 2017 Bloomed
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robertduval14 On April 27, 2018 Obtained plant
Kjskjg212 On May 14, 2018 Obtained plant
Planted in flower bed today.
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