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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Dopey'
Rhododendron 'Dopey' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 2.00m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: red
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Good compact, upright habit with dense foliage of medium sized leaves. Long-lasting, glossy red flowers with dark brown spots inside, in upright firm trusses. Late May and early June.

Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil

other notes:
A R. yakushimanum hybrid, one of the 'Seven Dwarfs' series.

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