December 13
Login Register Home
Directory
Gardening Blogs
Events
Pick-Your-Own
Discussions
Knowledgebase
Tools
Glossay of Terms Meaning of words and their reference
Plant Orders Orders of plant that can be browsed
Plant Families Plant families and you can also drill into the genus
Featured Links

Rhododendron indicum

Classification

Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Rhododendron
                        Specie: Rhododendron indicum

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained, organically-rich, acidic soil

Features: Shiny dark green leaves; red flowers

Uses: Woodland gardens Shrub borders

Zones: 6?9

Description: Originating on the rocky riverbanks of southern Japan, this freely flowering evergreen azalea species (which should not be confused with the Indica or Indian azaleas) has been cultivated in that country for at least 300 years, resulting in many forms. Nor

Growth Habit: Densely-branching habit

Comments:





Copyright © Yasna Inc. 2006. All Rights Reserved