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A picture of a Rhododendron 'Point Defiance'

Rhododendron 'Point Defiance'

Rhododendron 'Point Defiance'

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Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

9m

Max

5m

30cm

Min

30cm

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Rhododendron 'Point Defiance' Overview

    Impressive hybrid of R. 'Anna' and R. 'Marius Koster'. Dark pink, almost red buds open up into pink flowers with white centres that slowly fade to white. Flowers in large trusses, with 15-17 flowers on each truss, make a dazzling display.

    Common problems with Rhododendron 'Point Defiance'

    How to propagate Rhododendron 'Point Defiance'

    Cuttings

    Propagate by simple layering, dropping or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

    Layering

    Other uses of Rhododendron 'Point Defiance'

    Grown mainly for the beauty of the flowers. Ground cover & interesting leaves. Suitable for northern and eastern aspects.

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