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RHODODENDRON 'Dopey'



RHODODENDRON HYBRIDS

Yak.hybrid with bright orange-red flowers

  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast.
  • Place of Origin - garden origin. UK. 1970. Waterer, Bagshot, Surrey.One of Percy Wiseman's 7 dwarfs
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Height - 2m (6ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6ft)
  • Evergreen - medium-sized leaves, 5-15cm (2-6in) long.
  • Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - upright, compact shrub. Produces neat trusses of long-lasting, bell-shaped flowers 5-7cm (2-3in) long with dark-brown spots inside.
  • 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 - bright orange / red
  • Red
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2m (6ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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