|Botanical Name||Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans'|
|Mature Height||6.5 Feet|
|Mature Width||6.5 Feet|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun to Partial Shade|
|Hardiness Zone||Zone 4 -9|
Beautiful rosy-lilac flowers fading to pink, with reddish brown spotting. Each ball-shaped truss can hold up to 20 bell shaped flowers. Blooms in late May early June this lovely old hybrid has long oval dark green foliage. It tolerates sun, heat and cold and is a dense and vigorous grower. It is ideal for windbreaks or hedging and screening. Prefers peaty, moist acidic soil. Prune immediately after blooms are spent to control size and shape.