Rhododendron ponticum 'Variegatum'
Size: see below
Growth Habit: medium (4 x 4 feet)
USDA Zone: 5b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Color Category: purple
Bloom Time: June
Comments: Wide funnel-shaped flowers are dark red-purple held in trusses of 10-15. Narrow leaves, sometimes 9-inches long, are dark glossy green.