Rhododendron 'Lamentosa'

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Rhododendron 'Lamentosa'

Yakushimanum hybrid sun or medium shade, rich, acid soi. The size after 10 years is 150 cm. The flower colour is soft lilac with red spot. This plant is completely hardy.

Location of the plant shown in the first picture : Kwekerij PlantenTuin Esveld

Date taken : 16.05.2008

Family : Ericaceae

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© first picture : PlantenTuin Esveld

© picture 2 : Trompenburg Arboretum Rotterdam, location picture : Kwekerij PlantenTuin Esveld

© picture 3 : Arjan Laros, location picture : Domein Herkenrode, Belgie

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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 : spherical
water requirement : needs normal water
wind tolerance : not susceptible to wind
the plant is evergreen
height approx : between 1 and 1.5 meter
width approx : between 75 and 100 cm
flower colour : white
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
hardiness : completely hardy

Of this plant no stock is known unfortunately and therefore it does not occur in the on-line plantshop