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RHODODENDRON 'Cilpinense'


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£22.50 each
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  • Evergreen - leaves 1-5cm (½-2in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - pale to mid-pink.
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 1m (39in)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - showy, compact shrub. Produces profuse trusses of up to 3 funnel-shaped flowers 4.5-5cm (1¾-2in) long.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Burncoose speciality - See Burncoose Speciality group for more details
  • Good to know - flowers vulnerable to frosts.
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast.
  • Place of origin - garden origin. UK. 1923. Lord Aberconway, Bodnant, Wales.
  • Burncoose specialities - Rhododendrons
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil - ideally pH4.5 - 5.5
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant
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1m (39in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
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