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RHODODENDRON cubittii


Availability yet to be determined - We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock
£22.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £20.00 each

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  • Evergreen - oblong-elliptic, leathery, sparsely scaly, mid- to dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - to 1m (39in)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - purple-brown young shoots. Produces funnel-shaped flowers to 10cm (4in) long.
  • 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)
  • Partial shade - dappled shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - syn. R. veitchianum Cubittii Group. Best grown in pot and given winter protection
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, powdery mildew, bud blast, honey fungus.
  • Place of origin - northern Burma
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • 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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Cold weather damage to evergreen plants
Rhododendron - Care Guide
Rhododendron - Propagation
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 1) Collecting Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 2) Storing Seeds
Shrubs and Trees - Seeds - 3) Planting Seeds
1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  to 1m (39in)
 

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