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RHODODENDRON 'Christmas Cheer'


Large only £45.00 each

Delivery Information Available again from OCTOBER / NOVEMBER 2019
  • Evergreen - leaves 5-15cm (2-6in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - solid pink in bud fading to white
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - dense, compact shrub. Produces numerous trusses of funnel-shaped flowers 4.5cm (1¾in) long.
  • 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)
  • Full sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Burncoose speciality - See Burncoose Speciality group for more details
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. 1895. T. Methven & Son, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  • Burncoose specialities - Rhododendrons
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest - Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil - ideally pH4.5 - 5.5
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Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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