Roseum Elegans Rhododendron

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An outstanding broadleaf evergreen shrub with purple-pink flowers in spring and an upright rounded habit, quite hardy, good in partial shade; absolutely must have well-drained, highly acidic and organic soil, use plenty of peat moss when planting. Roseum Elegans Rhododendron is smothered in stunning clusters of lilac purple trumpet-shaped flowers with shell pink overtones at the ends of the branches in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive purple flower buds. It has green foliage. The large narrow leaves remain green throughout the winter. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

Common Name: rhododendron  
Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 6 to 8 feet
Spread: 6 to 8 feet
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: Rose-lilac
Sun: Part shade