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Roseum Elegans Rhododendron

Rhododendron x 'Roseum Elegans' (H-1)

Pronunciation: roh-doh-DEN-dron HIB-rid
SKU #01015
4-8

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OVERVIEW
Description A vigorous-growing, medium-sized evergreen shrub, valued for its large trusses of rose-lilac-colored flowers. Thrives in cooler regions but benefits from protection from winter winds. An outstanding choice for foundation plantings or for use as an accent specimen.
Light Partial sun
Watering Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Late spring
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall and wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Easy Care
Growth Rate Moderate
Growth Habit Spreading
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Hedge, Privacy Screen
Design Ideas This moderate-sized Rhodie makes the ideal privacy screen or hedge. Ideal for narrow side yards or against fences for a big evergreen background.
Flower Color Purple
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Holly (Ilex); Astilbe (Astilbe); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Coral Bells (Heuchera)
CARE
Care Provide well-drained, acidic soil, rich in organic matter. Apply a thick layer of mulch to keep roots cool, avoiding the crown. Protect from harsh afternoon sun. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.