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Scented Rhododendrons suitable for conservatory or cool greenhouse are marked with an asterisk.
NEW LIME TOLERANT INKARHO RHODODENDRONS - This year we are offering just a few varieties as a trial to test their popularity with our customers.

Scented Rhododendrons suitable for conservatory or cool greenhouse are marked with an asterisk.

Syn. Azalea.

Genus of more than 1000 species of evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs from Europe, Asia, Australasia and North America, particularly southwestern China, Tibet, Burma, northern India and New Guinea.

Evergreen rhododendrons vary greatly in size and usually have bell-shaped flowers with 10 stamens.

Azaleas have smaller, thinner leaves and are generally medium-sized shrubs with smaller, funnel-shaped flowers with, usually, 5 stamens.

The problem rhododendron, vigorous hybrids of R. ponticum, which is colonizing large areas has been given the name R x superponticum and is subject to EU legislation under the "Invasive Alien Species Regulation".

 

 


  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast.
  • Place of Origin - garden origin. USA. 1959. HC Larson, Tacoma, Washington.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Height - 1m (3ft)
  • Evergreen
  • Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
  • Full Sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial Shade
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil - ideally pH4.5 - 5.5
  • Flower Colour - Orange - red buds opening to orange
1m (3ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
 
 

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RHODODENDRON albrechtii

RHODODENDRON albrechtii  >

Deep rose flowers before the leaves appear
only Large £35.00 each
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RHODODENDRON augustinii

RHODODENDRON augustinii  >

Striking blue flowers. A must for any woodland garden
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
Also large
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RHODODENDRON bureavii   AWARD

RHODODENDRON bureavii  >

Very attractive rich red furry indumentum on the undersides of the leaves is the key feature of this unusual and rare species. Flowers rose
£30.00 each
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RHODODENDRON burmanicum

RHODODENDRON burmanicum  >

Semi-dwarf rhododendron. Greenish-yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

RHODODENDRON calostrotum subsp. riparium Nitens

RHODODENDRON calostrotum subsp. riparium Nitens >

Dwarf shrub with funnel shaped purple flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON campylogynum   AWARD

RHODODENDRON campylogynum  >

Tall nodding rose-purple flowers stand proud on this dwarf spreader
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON ciliatum

RHODODENDRON ciliatum  >

Semi-dwarf rhododendron. Early pink
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON cinnabarinum subsp. xanthocodon

RHODODENDRON cinnabarinum subsp. xanthocodon  >

Young leaves blue underneath, waxy yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON crassum

RHODODENDRON crassum  >

Late scented white
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON cubittii

RHODODENDRON cubittii  >

Flowers usually pink blotched orange-yellow
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON decorum   AWARD

RHODODENDRON decorum  >


Commonly known as: Great white rhododendron.
Strongly fragrant white or pink tinged flowers
£30.00 each
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RHODODENDRON edgeworthii   AWARD

RHODODENDRON edgeworthii  >

White flowers tinged pink with a rich scent. Bullate leaves with fawn indumentum
£25.00 each
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RHODODENDRON falconeri   AWARD

RHODODENDRON falconeri  >

The last of the 'big leaf' rhododendrons to flower with large trusses of creamy-yellow flowers which fade
£35.00 each
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RHODODENDRON formosum

RHODODENDRON formosum  >

Semi-dwarf rhododendron. (Syn. Gibsonii) - white striped pink, heavily scented
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON fortunei subsp. discolor

RHODODENDRON fortunei subsp. discolor  >

Late flowering with large trusses of fragrant white or pinkish flowers
£22.00 each
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also Large £45.00 each
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RHODODENDRON grande

RHODODENDRON grande  >

Very large leaves and scented cream flowers
£35.00 each
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RHODODENDRON hanseanum 'Nanum Group'   AWARD

RHODODENDRON hanseanum 'Nanum Group'  >

Dwarf rhododendron. Small white trusses, dense habit
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

RHODODENDRON hippophaeoides

RHODODENDRON hippophaeoides  >

Grey-green leaves and lavender or rose coloured flowers
£15.00 each

RHODODENDRON impeditum

RHODODENDRON impeditum  >

Miniature rhododendron with mauve flowers
£12.50 each
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RHODODENDRON johnstoneanum

RHODODENDRON johnstoneanum  >

Creamy-white scented
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON keiskei procumbens

RHODODENDRON keiskei procumbens  >

Small-leaved shrub with pale to lemon-yellow flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
Small £22.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

RHODODENDRON leucaspis

RHODODENDRON leucaspis  >

Scented milky-white flowers, rounded, hairy leaves
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON lindleyi

RHODODENDRON lindleyi  >

A straggly upright habit but one of the most beautiful and scented rhododendrons when in flower. Pure white in trusses of 3 or 5 flowers
£25.00 each
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RHODODENDRON lutescens

RHODODENDRON lutescens  >

Free-flowering canary-yellow with bronze foliage, hardy and vigorous
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON macabeanum   AWARD

RHODODENDRON macabeanum  >

Leaves up to a foot long and huge trusses of bell-shaped pale yellow flowers with purple blotches
£35.00 each

RHODODENDRON maddenii

RHODODENDRON maddenii  >

White flowers and leathery leaves
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON minus

RHODODENDRON minus  >

Semi-dwarf rhododendron. Flowers white with a yellow blotch
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON mucronulatum

RHODODENDRON mucronulatum  >

Bright rose-purple flowers which can often brighten up the Christmas festivities
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON polyandrum

RHODODENDRON polyandrum  >

White scented
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
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RHODODENDRON radicans

RHODODENDRON radicans  >

Rose-purple flowers on this rockery plant
Multibuy Any 3+ £19.00 each
£22.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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