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botanical name:
Rhododendron irroratum 'Polka Dot'
Rhododendron irroratum 'Polka Dot' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
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: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Large evergreen shrub with leathery dark green leaves.
Clusters of bell shaped flowers of white flushed and edged pale pink and boldly spotted with red. Flowers quite early in the season.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil

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