Miyama™ Mendosina Rhododendron
Rhododendron yakushimanum x 'Mendosina'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing to 2 to 3 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide in 10 years.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat|
|Companion Plants||Holly (Ilex); Astilbe (Astilbe); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Coral Bells (Heuchera)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9