Rhododendron 'Coastal Spice'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: intermediate ( 4 x 4 feet)
USDA Zone: 8a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Frangrantissum' x ?)
Color Catagory: pink
Bloom Time: April
Comments: Large, open-faced flowers with tones of vibrant pink on the outside and inside. Green, textured foliage with fuzzy undersides. A final compliment is a spicy fragrance. A nice hybrid by Jim Gerdeman of Yachats, Oregon.