Rhododendron 'Bashful'

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Rhododendron 'Bashful'

Yakushimanum hybrid acid rich, acid soil. The size after 10 years is 150 cm. The flower colour is salmon pink. This plant is completely hardy.

This plant belongs in group A6 : lower than 2 m, usually becoming quite wide, leaves ovate, flowertrusses differntly shaped

Location of the plant shown in the first picture : Floriade 2002 Hoofddorp

Date taken : 25.04.2002

Other information on the picture : getrokken

Family : Ericaceae

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© first picture : PlantenTuin Esveld

© picture 2 : Trompenburg Tuinen en Arboretum, location picture : Botanische Garten Rostrup BRD

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Characteristics of this plant
type of plant : shrub
soil type : acid soil
planting place : needs a partially shaded place
habit/form : compact growing
water requirement : needs normal water
wind tolerance : not susceptible to wind
the plant is evergreen
height approx : between 75 and 100 cm
width approx : between 1 and 1.5 meter
flower colour : pink
leaf colour : green
fruit/seed colour : brown
fruit / seed period : september - october
leaf shape : leaves are narrow longitudinal
leaf size : between 5 and 10 cm
edibility : The plant is not edible
scent : not scented
flowering period : may - june
hardiness : completely hardy