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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Frontier'
Rhododendron 'Frontier' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 2.00m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Trusses of large, funnel-shaped flowers with wavy lobes, pink with a hint of yellow, fading to pale creamy pink, opening from deep orangey-pink buds.. Light greenish markings inside. Rounded, upright habit and quite strong growing.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil in part shade.

other notes:
Hybrid of R. 'Letty Edwards' x R. 'Crest', raised by Jim Elliott.

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