Rhododendron Mary Fleming - Rhododendron Mary Fleming

Little shrub pulls it's weight for garden interest!

Mary Fleming is a compact, low growing, small leaved, evergreen rhododendron. Clusters of small, creamy yellow flowers streaked with salmon pink bloom in May. Tiny, pointed leaves emerge bronze, mature to deep green, and turn bronze again in fall. Sun and heat tolerant. Grows slowly to a height of 2-3' in sun or part shade.

Genus: 

Rhododendron
Rhododendron Mary Fleming

Common Name: 

Rhododendron Mary Fleming

Flower Color: 

Creamy Yellow

Exposure: 

Sun to Part Shade

Features: 

Sun Tolerant

Bloom Season: 

Mid-Spring

Plant Category: 

Evergreen Shrub
Shrub

Hardiness Zones: 

Zone 5

Plant Terms: 

Foliage Color: 

Dark Green

Care Instructions and Growing Tips: 

Protect from strong winter sun and wind

If needed, prune immediately after flowering to control size and shape

Suggested Uses or Locations: 

Foundation Plantings
Woodland Plantings
Shrub Border

Height: 

2-3'

Water Requirements: 

Requires regular waterings, particularly in hot, dry weather.

Soil Requirements: 

Moist, well drained acidic soil high in organic matter

Growth Habit: 

Compact
Spreading

Fall Color: 

Bronze Green

Season of Interest: 

Spring
Summer
Fall
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