Rhododendron
Rhododendron 'April Snow'

Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhododendron (roh-do-DEN-dron) (Info)
Cultivar: April Snow
Hybridized by Mezitt
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Category:

Shrubs

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Provides winter interest

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Seed Collecting:

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Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Uxbridge, Massachusetts

Gardeners' Notes:

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On May 4, 2007, kizilod from Uxbridge, MA wrote:

I planted 'April Snow' several weeks ago. It has a double white bloom in mid-spring. The leaves are approximately 1.25" long by .5" wide. I read that it keeps half of its leaves during the winter. The bark on newer growth is chartreuse.