Beautiful plants in 5 gallon pots. Full of buds waiting to burst forth this spring.
Height: 8 feet
Spread: 7 feet
Hardiness Zone: 6a
Other Names: Catawba Rhododendron
An attractive broadleaf evergreen shrub with cheerful pink flowers in spring and a compact upright habit, quite hardy, good in partial shade; absolutely must have well-drained, highly acidic and organic soil, use plenty of peat moss when planting
English Roseum Rhododendron is smothered in stunning clusters of lilac purple trumpet-shaped flowers with rose overtones and lavender centers at the ends of the branches in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive purple flower buds. It has green evergreen foliage. The large narrow leaves remain green throughout the winter.
English Roseum Rhododendron is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.
This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.
English Roseum Rhododendron is recommended for the following landscape applications;
General Garden Use
Planting & Growing
English Roseum Rhododendron will grow to be about 8 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 7 feet. It tends to be a little leggy, with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or mor