Plant Catalog - RHODODENDRON FORSTERIANUM
An evergreen shrub with an upright habit. Mid spring bloom. Strongly fragrant, funnel-shaped flowers grow in loose trusses. Flowers are white with a light yellow blotch. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Glossy, dark green leaves are narrowly elliptic and leathery. Hardy to 20 degrees F. Needs acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0.
USDA zones: 9 - 10
Sunset zones: 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature size: 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water