Plant Type: Deciduous Shrubs
One of the hardiest rhododendrons for the upper midwest. Masses of mauve flowers bloom in spring putting on a spectacular show. An evergreen with glossy green foliage throughout the growing season, changing to a pleasing purple in the fall. Needs acid, moist, well-drained soil for best performance.
Height: 4-5′. Spread: 3-5′. Shape: Rounded. Exposure: Part Sun. Foliage: Glossy, dark green, small
Fall Foliage: Rich mahogany. Zone: 4-7.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Needs acid, moist, well-drained soil for best performance.
Foliage ColorGreen changing to purple in fall
Soil MoistureMoist, well drained
Characteristics & Attributes