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RHODODENDRON 'Sir Charles Lemon'

RHODODENDRON HYBRIDS

Large trusses of white flowers with faint red spotting. Bright cinnamon-brown indumentum. Tree like.
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  • Evergreen
  • White
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub
  • 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)
  • Partial shade - shelter from strong winds and strong sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - raised from seed sent by Sir Joseph Hooker
  • Pests & Diseases - vine weevils, whiteflies, scale insects, caterpillers, aphids, honey fungus, powdery mildew, bud blast.
  • Place of origin - hybrid possibly raised at Carclew House, Mylor, Falmouth
  • 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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Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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