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Rhododendron Checkmate (Lepidote Rhododendron)

Clusters of fuchsia buds open to reveal bright lavender-pink flowers with a contrasting apricot blotch that bloom on glossy, deep green evergreen foliage, which retain its colour in fall. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring
5-6 ft tall x 5-6 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts pollinators
Rabbit resistant


Zone Zone 4 (H1)
Exposure Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture