Azalea
Rhododendron 'Hino Crimson'

Family: Ericaceae (er-ek-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Rhododendron (roh-do-DEN-dron) (Info)
Cultivar: Hino Crimson
Additional cultivar information:(aka Hino-crimson)
Hybridized by Vermeulen
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Category:

Shrubs

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Fuchsia (Red-Purple)

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Good Fall Color

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

Suitable for growing in containers

Regional

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

Wilmington, Delaware

Dacula, Georgia

Marietta, Georgia

Kalamazoo, Michigan

Portland, Oregon

Knoxville, Tennessee

Newport News, Virginia

Oakton, Virginia

Alderwood Manor, Washington

Seattle, Washington

Sequim, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 29, 2009, roalber from Kalamazoo, MI wrote:

I've been growing this plant for 20 yrs. It is a dependable bloomer, however buds can be blasted in colder-than- average winters in zone 5.