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 'Silver Bear'

Rhododendron 'Silver Bear' | Rhododendrons (Hybrids & species)

Rhododendron 'Silver Bear'

Price: $25.00

Size: 6-9 inch

Description

Growth Habit: dwarf (3 x 3 feet)
USDA Zone: 6a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (degronianum ssp. yakushimanum x bureavii)
Hybridizer: Smith
Color Category: white
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Prominent pink buds open white with a touch of pink. New leaves emerge with a dusting of silver over dark green. From the bureavii side of the cross the leaf undersides sport the thick layer of copper-brown indumentum. Absolutely choice.

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