Rhododendron 'Belva's Joy'
Size: see below
Growth Habit: dwarf (3 x 3 feet)
USDA Zone: 7b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Noyo Brave' x 'Elizabeth')
Color Catagory: red
Bloom Time: April
Comments: Red buds open to expose bright red flowers. The attractive green, heavily veined foliage forms a dense mound.