Plant Catalog - RHODODENDRON YAKU PRINCESS
RHODODENDRON YAKU PRINCESS
Rhododendron yakushimanum 'Princess'
Yaku Princess Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with a dense, compact habit. Mid spring bloom. Funnel-shaped flowers grow in loose, globe-shaped trusses. Flowers are pale pinkish-white. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Dark olive green leaves are elliptic and leathery. Hardy to -15 degrees F. Needs acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0.
USDA zones: 5 - 9
Sunset zones: 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature size: 3 - 5 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water