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Roseum Pink Rhododendron

Rhododendron x 'Lee's Dark Purple'

Roseum Pink Rhododendron

Plant Description

Dense-growing evergreen shrub valued for its large trusses of showy 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'

Flower Color: Dark purple trusses

Foliage: Thick Dark Green

Location: Sun, Part Shade

Spread: 5-6?

Bloom Period: Late May

Shape: Erect

Growth Rate: Moderate

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