Plant Catalog - RHOD GOLDEN GATE 3 / 5
RHOD GOLDEN GATE 3 / 5
Rhododendron 'Golden Gate'
Golden Gate Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with a rounded, compact habit. Mid to late spring bloom. Funnel-shaped flowers grow in large, dome-shaped trusses. Flowers are vibrant red-orange with reddish pink margins. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Dark green leaves are elliptic and leathery. Tolerates heat. Hardy to -10 degrees F. Needs acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0.
USDA zones: 6 - 8
Sunset zones: 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature size: 4 - 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water