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synonyms: Rhododendron 'Goblin Orange'
poisonous or irritant
moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -8°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
Medium sized evergreen of bushy and spreading habit. Attractive loose trusses of drooping bell-shaped soft orange flowers with a touch of pink. Usually late May flowering.
Best in partial shade, well drained, moist acid soil. Needs a sheltered position and is not suited to very cold locations.
Hybrid of Rh. 'Break of Day' x Rh. griersonianum, raised by the Rothchilds, Exbury, UK