Rhododendron 'Blue Peter' (Elepidote)

Trusses of frilly lavender-blue blooms with a dark purple blotch. Glossy, leathery green foliage has some fall colour. Fast growth rate. Blooms mid spring. Upright rounded habit. 4′ tall x 4′ spread. Part Shade. HARDY to -10/-15F (-23C/-26C)


Zone Zone 5 (H1)
Exposure Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture

This dense, evergreen shrub features ornate clusters of dark pink buds in spring that open to crisp white flowers then mature to pink on foliage of shiny, dark green leaves. Slow growth rate. Dwarf habit.

Blooms late spring to early summer
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds

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Large trusses of blush-pink petals with light pink blotch contrast with the dark green foliage. Slow growth rate. Blooms late spring. Dense compact habit. 4′ tall x 6′ spread. Part Shade. HARDY to -20F (-29C)

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