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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Hydon Hunter'
Rhododendron 'Hydon Hunter' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 1.50m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Compact trusses of pink flowers with red rims and spotted orange inside. Vigorous, upright, open habit and dark green leaves, one of the larger "yak" hybrids.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil. Likes a fair amount of sun.

other notes:
A R. yakushimanum hybrid.

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