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Rhododendron 'County Of York'

County Of York Rhododendron

Rhododendron

Comments

A pretty broadleaf evergreen shrub featuring white flowers with olive green blotches; quite hardy, but should have shelter from winter sun and wind; absolutely must have well-drained, highly acidic and organic soil, use plenty of peat moss when planting

Description

A pretty broadleaf evergreen shrub featuring white flowers with olive green blotches; quite hardy, but should have shelter from winter sun and wind; absolutely must have well-drained, highly acidic and organic soil, use plenty of peat moss when planting

Landscape Attributes

County Of York Rhododendron is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.

County Of York Rhododendron is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;General Garden Use

Planting & Growing

County Of York Rhododendron will grow to be about 6 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 7 feet. It tends to be a little leggy, with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a slow rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

5a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

6 feet

7 feet

acidic

rich

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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