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Rhododendron barbatum large leaved form Search For :   Tel: +44 (0)1403 891 412
Rhododendron barbatum large leaved form
Description: Bristly foliage with reddish-purple peeling bark, outstanding variety. Bright scarlet flowers in rounded trusses, March. Needs a sheltered site.
Ultimate Height: 5.0 meters after 10 years
Flowering Period: This plants flowers in the North Hemisphere around March
Availability:  This plant is not available. We are seeking plants of this form. Please contact us if you have it.
Hardiness
UK Zone
3/4
RHS Zone
EGF Zone
US Zone
7B/7A
Min Temp
-15 to -18°C (5°F to 0°F)
Somewhere between Hardy in a sheltered site in most UK, Coastal France and northern Italy and Pacific Northwest gardens, but may be damaged in severest winters. Often early into flower and growth. AND Hardy in all but the coldest parts of Pacific Northwest and UK, France and northern Italy, around Bergen (Norway) and mildest parts of NE USA such as Cape Cod and parts of Long Island. (Please note.)
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