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RHODODENDRON cinnabarinum subsp. xanthocodon



£22.00 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £19.00 each
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Available late spring to early summer 2019

  • Good to know - Slow grower, ultimately to 4m (13ft)
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, whiteflies, scale insects, caterpillars, aphids, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast.
  • Place of Origin - eastern India, Bhutan, Tibet, China
  • 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 - 1.2-1.5m (4-5ft)
  • Spread - 1.2-1.5m (4-5ft)
  • Evergreen - neat, elliptic-obovate, hairless, dark-green leaves 3-9cm (1¼-3½in) long with a metallic grey-green sheen.
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - vigorous, erect shrub. Produces pendent, narrowly tubular-bell-shaped, waxy flowers 2.5-3.5cm (1-1½in) long in loose trusses of 5-10 flowers .
  • Scented foliage - aromatic leaves
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil - ideally pH4.5 - 5.5
  • Full sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial shade
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1.2-1.5m (4-5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.2-1.5m (4-5ft)
 

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