Plant Catalog - RHODODENDRON JEAN MARIE DE MONTAGUE
RHODODENDRON JEAN MARIE DE MONTAGUE
Rhododendron 'The Honorable Jean Marie de Montague'
The Honorable Jean Marie de Montague Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with a round, compact habit. Mid spring bloom. Funnel-shaped flowers grow in large, globe-shaped trusses. Flowers are scarlet red. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Dark green leaves are elliptic and leathery. Dependable and widely adapted. Hardy to -5 degrees F. Needs acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0.
USDA zones: 6 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature size: 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water