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RHODODENDRON 'Solidarity'


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 - leathery, elliptic, dull green leaves to 12cm (5in) long
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - deep pink fading to pale
  • Height - 1m (39in)
  • Spread - 1m (39in)
  • Dwarf shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - produces dome-shaped trusses of 12-13 flowers, openly funnel-shaped to 8cm (3in) across
  • 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 - Good to know - - R. 'Jean Marie de Montague' x R. degronianum ssp. yakushimanum
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast
  • Place of origin - garden origin. 1969. USA. HA Schannen, New Jersey
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • 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
1m (39in)
Dwarf Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1m (39in)
 

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