Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Marlis'
Rhododendron 'Marlis' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Rhododendron yakushimanum 'Marlis'
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 1.50m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
main season: May
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -20°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Slow growing, compact evergreen with a very neat habit  Freely produced trusses of rose-pink flowers with paler centres, opening from reddish buds in May.  Flowers well even from a young age.

Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil in full sun or part shade.

By grafting

other notes:
Rh. yakushimanum hybrid, raised by Hans Hachmann, Germany
Deeproot tree logo

You can also install Plant Base on your computer:

  • self contained application
  • more features
  • update and add records
  • larger and higher quality pictures
  • fast and efficient
  • always available, no connection needed
  • Windows, Mac and Android

details ...