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Rhododendron Nova Zembla (Elepidote Rhododendron)

Clusters of deep violet-red buds open to reveal rich raspberry red flowers with deep red blotches that bloom on glossy, dark green evergreen foliage, which retain their colour in fall. Slow growth rate.

Blooms late spring
6-8 ft tall x 5-7 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts pollinators
Rabbit resistant


Zone Zone 4 (H1)
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture