Rhododendron 'Lady Eleanor Cathcart'

Large hybrid rhododendron

  • Flowering Time : May, June
  • Height in 10 years : 4 metres / 13 feet 1 inches

Description

Fine old hybrid introduced before 1850. Rigid upright habit, dark green leaves. Clear pink flowers with a purple blotch, good choice for cold gardens. (A.Waterer before 1850)

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 'Mrs Charles.E. Pearson'
  • Rhododendron 'Lady Clementine Mitford'