Plant Catalog - RHODODENDRON LORD ROBERTS
RHODODENDRON LORD ROBERTS
Rhododendron 'Lord Roberts'
Lord Roberts Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with a vigorous, rounded habit. Mid to late spring bloom. Funnel-shaped flowers grow in globe-shaped trusses. Flowers are deep reddish-pink with black spotting. Buds are mauve-pink. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Glossy, dark green leaves are elliptic and leathery. Hardy to -15 degrees F. Need acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0.
USDA zones: 5 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature size: 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water