Rhododendron
Rhododendron 'President Roosevelt'

Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhododendron (roh-do-DEN-dron) (Info)
Cultivar: President Roosevelt
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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 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Red

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Provides winter interest

Other details:

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Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

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Regional

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

Oakland, California

Edison, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Apr 7, 2010, jackstangle from La Conner, WA wrote:

I love this plant. I started out with one & it grew so vigorously that have divided it several times & now have about 6. They grow really well here in WA & the pretty leaves make it interesting all year. The flowers are red edged in white & really pretty.