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Rhododendron x 'LAVJ2011'

Rhododendron - Dandy Man® Purple

Very disease resistant. Dandy Man Purple rhododendron is a hard-working hybrid from Joe Parks that has proven itself hardy in Maine and New Hampshire. Pretty and tough, this shrub delivers! This shrub prefers acidic soils and needs good drainage.

Key Plant Details

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Planting Zones:

4, 5, 6, 7, 8

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Soil Type:

Clay, Sandy, Loamy

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Light Requirement:

Part Shade, Part Sun, Sun

moisture

Moisture:

Average

Plant Characteristics

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Mature Size:

5-10 feet in height, 6-8 foot spread

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Annual Growth Rate:

Moderate

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Flower Color:

Purple

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Bloom Time:

Spring

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Attracts Pollinators

Care Tips

Care Tips - Growing:

Flowers well even in shaded conditions.

Care Tips - Pruning:

Little required, but may be trimmed after flowering if desired.

Care Tips - Soil:

Cool, acidic soils with abundant organic matter and good drainage are required.

Care Tips - Uses:

Foundation plantings; mixed borders; specimen; hedging; landscaping.

Zone Map

This plant will grow in these zones

4-8