Rhododendron 'English Roseum'
Latin Name: Rhododendron catawbiense 'English Roseum'
An attractive broadleaf evergreen shrub with cheerful pink flowers in spring and a compact upright habit, quite hardy, good in partial shade; absolutely must have well-drained, highly acidic and organic soil, use plenty of peat moss when planting.
English Roseum Rhododendron is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. 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.
Height: 8 feet Width: 7 feet Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade Zone: 5a