Rhododendron Roseum Elegans - Rhododendron Roseum Elegans

Iron-Clad Hardiness!

Vigorous and floriferous! Tolerant of extremes in cold, heat and humidity. A wide, upright grower with dense, glossy, evergreen foliage. Large lavender-pink flowers bloom in abundance in late May. Very hardy and adaptable. Grows in sun to moderate shade to a height of 6-8', taller if left unpruned.

Genus: 

Rhododendron
Rhododendron Roseum Elegans

Common Name: 

Rhododendron Roseum Elegans

Flower Color: 

Lavender Pink

Exposure: 

Part Sun to Part Shade

Features: 

Shade Tolerant

Bloom Season: 

Mid-Spring

Plant Category: 

Evergreen Shrub
Shrub

Hardiness Zones: 

Zone 4

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
Screening

Height: 

6-8'

Water Requirements: 

Requires regular waterings, particularly in hot, dry weather.

Width: 

6-8'

Soil Requirements: 

Moist, well drained acidic soil high in organic matter

Growth Habit: 

Upright
Spreading

Fall Color: 

Dark Green

Season of Interest: 

Spring
Summer
Fall
Please Note: The plant varieties listed on this website do not indicate current availability at Mahoney's Garden Centers. Plant varieties can vary from store to store and from week to week. If you are interested in purchasing a specific plant, we encourage you to call before making a a special trip to one of our garden centers.