Hellikki Rhododendron

Rhododendron x 'Hellikki' (H-1)

SKU
1622
Romantic, dark violet-red flowers in spring are the highlight of any garden. Effective as a single accent. Blooms abundantly in heavy trusses on a dense evergreen shrub. Outstanding in beds and borders or foundation planting. Prefers cooler regions and acidic soils in a protected woodland environment. Evergreen shrub. Full to partial sun. Slow growth to 5 feet tall and wide.
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4 - 8

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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityDense growing shrub to 5 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPurplish-pink
Foliage ColorGreen
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseHedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden
Light NeedsPartial sun
Soil NeedsAzalea & Camellia Food
Special FeatureExtreme Cold Hardiness, Gift Plant, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Key FeatureSpring Flowering

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.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 8

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