Rhododendron 'Chionoides'

Large hybrid rhododendron

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

Description

Tolerant of the sun and cold, this compact growing hybrid grows beatifully even when planted in location often considered too exposed for a Rh. A broad and dense shrub. Flower White. J.Waterer before 1886

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 : 4
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H2
  • US Zone : 7A
  • Min Temp : -18°C (0°F)

Hardy in all but the coldest parts of Pacific Northwest and UK, France and northern Italy, around Bergen (Norway) and mildest parts of NE USA such as Cape Cod and parts of Long Island.

Alternative Rhododendrons

  • Rhododendron 'Cunningham's White'