Rhododendron 'edgeworthii Hybrid'

hybrid rhododendron

  • Flowering Time : April, May
  • Height in 10 years : 3 metres / 9 feet 10 inches

Description

Beautiful open shrub. Fragrant white flushed pink flowers up to 9 cm across, Needs good drainage. Winter freeze kills flower buds. More hardy than typical edgeworthii; worth trying outdoors.

Flower Months

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Rhododendrons will start flowering around this time, depending on the season, for a week or so.

Hardiness

  • UK Zone : 2
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H3
  • US Zone : 8A
  • Min Temp : -12C (10F)

Hardy outdoors in milder parts of UK (such as Cornwall, Argyll), southern Ireland, most of California, also west Vancouver Island, Canada, most of New Zealand, Tasmania. amaged in severest winters. Often early into flower and growth.

Alternative Rhododendrons

  • Rhododendron 'White Wings'