Rhododendron 'Palle Christensen'

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Rhododendron 'Palle Christensen'
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Yakushimanum hybrid with beautiful hairy leaves. The size after 10 years is 100 cm. The flower colour is 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 : Kwekerij PlantenTuin Esveld

Date taken : 15.05.2014

Family : Ericaceae


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© first picture : Arjan Laros

© picture 2 : Th. Ploeger & Zn, location picture : Kwekerij PlantenTuin Esveld

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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 : loose 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 : betweem 50 and 75 cm
flower colour : pink
leaf colour : green
fruit/seed colour : brown
fruit / seed period : september - october
leaf shape : leaves are oval
leaf size : between 5 and 10 cm
edibility : The plant is not edible
scent : not scented
flowering period : may
hardiness : completely hardy