Rhododendron 'Mrs. E.C. Stirling'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: large (6 x 6 feet)
USDA Zone: 6b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (griffithianum hybrid)
Hybridizer: J. Waterer (prior to 1900)
Color Catagory: pink
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Large, slightly ruffled, upright trusses are silvery pink. The light green leaves are also large and form a large spreading plant.