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Today's bloom is Rhododendron (Rhododendron polycladum)

Bloom of the Day for February 20th, 2010:

Type of plant: Shrubs

Bloom color: Medium Blue

Bloom time of year: Mid Spring

Sun requirements: Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 7b to Zone 9b

Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm), 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing: 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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pixie62560 wrote:
Thats beautiful!! I have zone envy again!!

growin wrote:
They were quite nice. Here's more info on the Rhodo Society site: http://www.rhododendron.org/descriptionS_new.asp?ID=369 but it looks to only be hardy to -10F (-23C). I liked how so many blooms were blooming at once.

onewish1 wrote:
absolutely love it!!!