Rhododendron 'Elizabeth Hobbie'
Size: see below
Growth Habit: dwarf (2 feet high x 3 feet wide)
USDA Zone: 6b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Essex Scarlet' x Forrestii ssp. forrestii Repens Group)
Color Catagory: red
Bloom Time: April
Comments: Bright, scarlet-red flowers in lax trusses cover this hardy German hybrid each spring. Overlapping, dark green, oval leaves provide a wonderful accent to the garden year-round.