Red-purple, 2in single flowers appear in spring and repeat during summer and autumn; in winter the evergreen foliage becomes purplish, for year-round color interest -- in containers as well as borders. 'Conlee' PP 10,567
Rhododendron is a genus of evergreen and deciduous shrubs, which includes Azaleas. These lovely shrubs look terrific in a mixed border or in foundation plantings. All thrive in full sun or partial shade (required in the South) and evenly moist, acid soil.
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