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Rhododendron: Knap Hill and Exbury Hybrids

Classification

Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Rhododendron
                        Specie: Rhododendron: Knap Hill and Exbury Hybrids

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

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

Features: Leaves turn bronze, red or orange in autumn; white, yellow, orange and red flowers

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens Autumn color

Zones: 5?9

Description: These hybrids were developed from the late 1800s onwards by the Waterer family at Knap Hill in Surrey, England, by breeding earlier hybrids and some species with each other. They form large bushy shrubs up to 10?ft (3?m) tall and 6 ft (1.8 m) wide, with l

Growth Habit: Bushy spreading habit

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