Rhododendron 'Sammetglut'

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Rhododendron 'Sammetglut'

Catawbiense hybrid with upright habit and smooth colour. The size after 10 years is 250 cm. The flower colour is red. This plant is completely hardy.The flowering period is May - June.

This plant belongs in group B1 : up to 2 m and as wide, rounded leaves, bell-shaped flowers in loose trusses

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

Date taken : 15.05.2010

Family : Ericaceae

© first picture : PlantenTuin Esveld

© picture 2 : PlantenTuin Esveld, location picture : Kwekerij PlantenTuin Esveld

© picture 3 : Arjan Laros, 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 : upright growing
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 : red
leaf colour : green
fruit/seed colour : brown
fruit / seed period : september - october
leaf shape : leaves are oval
leaf size : between 15 and 20 cm
edibility : The plant is not edible
scent : not scented
flowering period : may - june
hardiness : completely hardy