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Rhododendron niveum - BSWJ2659

Pot Size: 20 litre
Price: £85.00
One of our seed collections in 1994 from the remote upper valley of Lachung in the far Northeast of Sikkim at 3450m. A substantial well branched shrubby species eventually attaining the proportions of a small tree to 5m tall. With stout flaking stems holding the stiff oblanceolate dull dark green leaves, silvery-fawn tomentose below. Bearing terminal trusses of tubular-campanulate shell-pink flowers April. Bets grown in a lime free well drained soil with added humus, which does not dry out. Large plants. *** **** Only supplied as an open ground bare-rooted plant. Best taken in the cooler months as less watering is required.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Ericaceae) Rhododendron niveum BSWJ2659
Group Colour Blooms Size
Shrub Pink Early spring, autumn medium
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich Part shade, Sun Evergreen North India
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
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