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RHODODENDRON 'Gartendirektor Rieger'


£22.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £20.00 each

 

  • Evergreen - mid-green, rounded, slightly recurved leaves
  • White - creamy white
  • Height - 1.5-2m (5-6½ft)
  • Spread - 1.5-2m (5-6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - compact shrub, growing wider than its height
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun - better blooming in full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - 'Adriaan Koster' x williamsianum
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, scale insects, powdery mildew, bud blast, honey fungus
  • Place of origin - garden origin. 1958. Germany
  • 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 -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving - - ideally pH4.5-6.5
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • 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
1.5-2m (5-6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5-2m (5-6½ft)
 

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