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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Edith Boulter'
Rhododendron 'Edith Boulter' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 2.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 9
description:
Large but slow growing evergreen shrub of fairly open habit with large leathery dark green leaves. Trusses of large funnel-shaped flowers with frilly dark pink edges and light lavender pink on the inside, usually produced mid spring.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil. Reaches about 1.5 metres in 10 years.

propagation:
From cuttings.

other notes:
Cross between Rh. 'Marion' x Rh. 'Unique'.

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