Bloom River Gardens

Oregon Grown
        Specialty Plants

Take time to browse through the plant selections in our online nursery . You’ll find common and reliable landscape plants as well as new and exotic varieties!

Oregon Grown
        Specialty Plants

Take time to browse through the plant selections in our online nursery . You’ll find common and reliable landscape plants as well as new and exotic varieties!

Rhododendron radicans

Rhododendron radicans | Rhododendrons (Hybrids & species)

Rhododendron radicans

Price: $45.00

Size: 6-9 inch spread

Description

Growth Habit: Miniature (6 inches high x 12 inches wide)
USDA Zone: 6a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: moist, well drained soils

Color Category: purple

Bloom Time: March
Comments: Considered one of the slowest growing of all rhododendrons. Tiny, bright green leaves are only 1/2 inch long with a dense covering of brown scales on the back. Sporatic flowers appear in April and are 3/4 inch long, wide funnel form, bright purple or deep purple-red. Older plants will continue to creep along the ground and cascade over walls, but rarely reach 8-10 inches high.

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