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Rhododendron Roseum Elegans (Elepidote Rhododendron)

Clusters of dark pink buds open to reveal bright rose-lilac flowers with dark rose-pink blotches that bloom on glossy, blue-green evergreen foliage, which turn bronze-tinged in fall. Slow growth rate.

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


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