Plant Catalog - RHODODENDRON EDITH BOSLEY
RHODODENDRON EDITH BOSLEY
Rhododendron 'Edith Bosley'
Edith Bosley Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with an open, spreading habit. Mid spring bloom. Large, funnel-shaped flowers grow in dome-shaped trusses. Flowers are deep reddish purple with dark red spotting. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. 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: 4 - 6 feet high and wide
Light needs: filtered sunlight
Water needs: regular to ample water