Rhododendron 'Consolini's Windmill'
Size: 9-12 inch
Growth Habit: medium (5 x 5 feet)
USDA Zone: 5b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Hybridizer: Dexter hybrid, Consolini, Briarwood (1991)
Color Catagory: purple
Bloom Time: June
Comments: Reddish purple buds open to ball-shaped trusses of purple-red with bands of white on each petal. The dorsal petal has a flair of gold. A unique and "wow" color combination.