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Rhododendron lutescens

Rhododendron lutescens

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

7a

USDA zone

-18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

3m

60cm

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Rhododendron lutescens Overview

This is an evergreen shrub with lance-shaped, olive green leaves and peeling red-brown bark. The flowers are borne trusses of funnel-shaped, white aromatic blooms in late spring.

Common problems with Rhododendron lutescens

How to propagate Rhododendron lutescens

Cuttings

Propagate by simple layering, dropping or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Layering

Other uses of Rhododendron lutescens

Grown mainly for the beauty of the flowers. Ground cover & interesting leaves. Suitable for northern and eastern aspects.