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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9a
Plant Height: 7 feet
Plant Spread: 9 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Tip
Layering
Other: Tissue Culture

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Location: From inside the master bedroom.Date: 2014-05-27
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Location: Master bedroom garden.Date: 2014-05-27
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Location: VermontDate: 2012-06-16
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Location: VermontDate: 2012-06-16
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Location: VermontDate: 2012-06-16
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Rhododendron browning by Suzblanc Sep 3, 2020 2:19 AM 1
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English roseum dead by Richards1052 Feb 17, 2020 3:09 AM 3
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Does anyone rescue reduced or clearance plants? by keithp2012 Dec 29, 2019 1:43 PM 1,200
Does anyone grow hostas or anything else under a Hemlock tree? by Frillylily Oct 6, 2019 12:44 PM 16
My rhododendron looks unhappy by Frillylily Dec 6, 2020 2:09 PM 18

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