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Rhododendron 'Blue Peter'

Rhododendron 'Blue Peter'

Rhododendron Blue Peter1b.UME by epibase (CC BY-SA 2.5)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

2.5m

2.5m

Min

1.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Rhododendron Blue Peter1b.UME
Rhododendron Blue Peter

Rhododendron 'Blue Peter' Overview

This cultivar is an evergreen shrub species with a bushy growth habit, reaching a maximum side of around 4m high and 2.5m wide. Foliage is green and ovate, flowers funnel-shaped and violet-blue coloured. The flowers have frilled petals and tend to get paler towards the centre. They are produced in terminal clusters known as trusses.