Ensure that the root ball is moist. Beautiful glossy dark green foliage with large trusses of stunning purple-pink flowers with dark red flares on the upper lobes. Our plants are grown onsite in natural conditions and are the best quality plants available. The rhododendron loves acidic, humus-rich soil. Has a compact, dense habit. Blooms early to mid spring & reaches roughly 3 feet tall. The foliage of elliptic, glossy, dark green leaves turns reddish-purple in fall and winter. Rhododendron "Blitz"Deep red tru Saved by Rachel Martin 134 Try a row of them behind your patio seating. Plant in semi shade, avoid Lime and mulch annually for best results. Landscape Attributes Inflorescence up to 4 flowered. Mounded habit. Qty: Add to cart View cart. A compact shrub prized for its deep purple flowers, Lee's Dark Purple Rhododendron adds vibrant charm to any garden. Rhododendron 'Wojnar's Purple' flowers are openly funnel-shaped, 2¼" to 3" across, vivid purple at margins, shading reddish-purple to vivid reddish-purple. Blooms early to mid spring & reaches roughly 2 feet tall. A compact, dense grower that blooms mid to late spring & tolerates full shade. Dark green leaves, evergreen. Its small size, olive green foliage with rippled edges, and contrasting violet blooms make this an … $0.00. Call to Order! Leaves are variegated green & yellow in central bands. An exceptional, early blooming compact form with bright lavender pink blooms. Fragrant: No. A compact shrub prized for its deep purple flowers, Lee's Dark Purple Rhododendron adds vibrant charm to any garden. Rhododendron cerasinum deep pink-flowered RHS Plants for Pollinators plants This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects. $37.50. There is something healing that happens when two individuals connect with each other through a hug and it turns out that a similar feeling can also be obtained when we hug a tree…. Plant is compact & has mounding growth habit. Has an upright habit, blooms mid season & reaches roughly 4 feet tall. Some protection from winter wind is helpful. The rhododendron loves acidic, humus-rich soil. Fragrant: No Bloom Time: Late Midseason to Late Foliage Description / Plant Habit: Leaves glossy, deep green, margins recurved. A hardy, compact shrub valued for its deep purple buds that open to large trusses of violet-purple flowers in late May. More Information: Rhododendron 'Royal Purple' Photo: Harry Wright . Family Ericaceae . Similar form and leaves to that of R. catawbiense.. Leaves simple, alternate, slight waviness, glossy, dark green. Blooms early mid season & reaches roughly 1 foot tall. Rhododendron 'Lee's Dark Purple' has broadly funnel-shaped flowers, 2¾" across, deep purple with greenish-brown to ochre marks on upper lobes. Top reasons to grow Black Hat rhododendron: - Very bright purple flowers in early spring, when your soul is aching for color and life outdoors. Leaves are elliptic-shaped with acute apex, wedge-shaped base, glossy & yellow-green. Genus Rhododendron can be evergreen or deciduous shrubs or trees, with simple leaves, sometimes with a dense colourful indumentum of hairs on the lower side, and funnel-shaped, bell-shaped or tubular flowers that may be solitary or in short racemes Purple Gem Rhododendron (Rhododendron 'Purple Gem') is a compact flowering shrub prized for its deep purple flowers arriving in mid spring. Broadly oval leaves are silvery at first, maturing to deepest green, and are brown felted beneath. Grows twice as wide as tall. Leaves are aromatic & rusty olive-green. Rhododendron ‘Purple Passion’ has masses of deep purple flowers with a pink-white centre, from late spring to early summer. Flowers are funnel-shaped & violet-blue, held in clusters of 20. Shop by Size . Pronunciation: rho-do-DEN-dron. Produces dome-shaped trusses of 15 flowers. If for some reason you can't find what you're looking for in our stock, you can order directly from Monrovia & have it shipped here to the nursery for FREE! Heat & sun tolerant. Easy to grow. ‘Purple Gem’ is a dwarf rhododendron which grows to 2 feet and is an early season bloomer. Rhododendron 'Dandy Man Purple' (Elepidote Rhododendron) Each petal of the deep purple blooms are dappled with orange-speckled eyes contrasting with the rich green foliage. Of any rhododendron has open, upright habit this is a genus of 500 to species... Rhododendron collectors, due to its fantastic foliage two-lipped & light purple coloring red! Season bloomer -- if your rhododendron is a moderate grower which makes an background... 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