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 'Checkmate'

Rhododendron 'Checkmate' | Rhododendrons (Hybrids & species)

Rhododendron 'Checkmate'

Price: $25.00

Size: see below

Description

Growth Habit: dwarf (2 x 2 feet)

USDA Zone: 5a

Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: sport of 'PJM Victor'
Color Catagory: pink
Bloom Time: April
Comments: The smallest of the PJM selections forming a dense low shrub. Billows of lavender-pink flowers cover this plant each spring. Leaves have a spicy fragrance when touched and turn a glossy mahogany color in winter. An introduction by Weston Nursery in Massachusetts.

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