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Roseum Elegans Rhododendron

Rhododendron x 'Roseum Elegans'

Roseum Elegans Rhododendron

Plant Description

Vigorous-growing, medium-size evergreen shrub. Valued for its large trusses of rose-lilac flowers. Prefers cooler regions but some protection from winter wind is helpful. Use as an accent or specimen.

Care Instructions

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.

Plant Type: Evergreen Broadleaf Shrub

Height: 6-8?

Flower Color: Purple flowers

Foliage: Thick Dark Green

Location: Sun, Part Shade

Spread: 6-8?

Bloom Period: Late Spring

Shape: Spreading

Growth Rate: Moderate

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