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Rhododendron montroseanum Benmore Search For :   Tel: +44 (0)1403 891 412
Rhododendron montroseanum Benmore
Description: A superb form of a magnificent species. Compact when young, becoming more open and tree like with maturity. Enormous dark green leaves. Dense trusses of rich pink flowers.Wild in forest in Tsangpo Gorge, S.Tibet. Possibly from lanigerum x sinogrande.
Ultimate Height: 10.00 meters after 10 years
Flowering Period: This plants flowers in the North Hemisphere around February-March
UK Zone
RHS Zone
H (Fully Hardy)
EGF Zone
US Zone
Min Temp
-15°C (5°F)
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. (Please note.)
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