Rhododendrons

Mollis Hybrid Deciduous Azalea
Mollis Hydrid Deciduous Azalea

Our climate is suitable for growing these beautiful, evergreen flowering shrubs. Soil should be well drained with added organic matter and kept evenly moist.

Hotei Rhodo
Hotei Rhodo

Sappho Rhodo
Sappho Rhodo

This following list is intended to give an indication of what we have ordered for 2020. We do not ship our plants, but hope that you will visit us if you find varieties that are of interest to you.

Rhododendron List for 2020

Name Description Bloomtime Approx.
Absolute Citron Stunning yellow blooms with red speckling on upper lobe. May
Alison Johnston Flowers are golden amber, flushed with pink, foliage is a lovely blue hue in winter. April-May
Anah Kruschke Lavender blue to reddish purple flower with red spots. Late May
Anna Rose Whitney Dark rose buds. Deep rose-pink/light brown spotting upper lobe. Late May
Anne Goss Dark pink buds open to light pink. Heavy bloomer. June
Augustine Hobbie Upright rhodo with light blue flowers. Early May
Baden Baden Waxy cherry red/dark eye or spotting & veining. Late April
Bashful (yak x) One of the seven dwarfs in the yak series; low spreading plant with rosepink flowers fading to near white. May-June
Besse Howells Rosy red frilled flowers, darker blotch. Plentiful trusses. Mid April
Blue Baron Striking, near-blue flowers on hardy, compact plant. Glossy foliage turns bronze colour in winter. Late April
Blue Ox Intense green foliage; white flowers. Mid April-May
Blue Pacific Blue-purple flower has deep black-purple blotch. Outstanding truss. Early June
Bob's Blue Small electric blue flowers, rich maroon leaves in winter. May
Boule de Neige Slightly frilled white flowers with yellow-green spotting. Early May
campylogynum Wide bell shaped flowers; creamy white to red. Compact. Late April
campylogynum Dwarf Very dwarf rhodo with tiny thimble-sized, waxy looking rosy-purple flowers in spring. Late April
campylogy..Celsum Pink Very dwarf rhodo with tiny thimble-sized, waxy looking rosy-purple flowers in spring. Late April
Capistrano Clear yellow flowers, Full trusses, attractive green foliage.  May
Carmen Buds as young plant. Flowers are dark red. Emerald green round leaves. May-June
Cary Ann (yak x) Lovely clusters of cherry pink to red blooms; compact habit. Late April
Cat. Album Pure white flowers with greenish yellow spotting. Extremely hardy and vigorous. Late May-mid June
Cat. Boursault Rose lilac blooms, sturdy, dependable variety. Late May
Cat. Grandiflorum Lilac rose flowers in June. Hardy, vigorous and very showy. Late May-mid June
Cheer Shell pink trusses with red blotch in flower throat. Full vigorous habit. April
Cherries and Merlot Glowing red flowers, glossy dark green leaves with red purple on the underside. April
Chionoides White flowers in mid-spring, compact shape, grows well. May-June
Christmas Cheer Early but not Christmas blooming; shell pink flowers on a well formed shrub. Jan.-Feb.
Cody Ruffled pink with lighter pink throat, orange spotting. May
Colonel Coen Deep purple flowers with black blotch, upright plant, grows well and buds at an early age. Mid May-June
Cream Crest Hardy and vigorous; has alluring bright creamy yellow flowers. Compact habit. Late April
Crete (yak x) Deep  pink buds open to soft mauve flowers which fade to white. Grayish leaves. May-June
Cunningham's Blush Blush pink to pale mauve flowers with red/brown freckling; dark green foliage. Compact, dense plant. May
Cunningham's White Buds flush pink/mauve. Pink fading to white/broad pale yellow-green-brown markings on upper lobe. Late May
Cupcake Orange/apricot flowers, thick brown indumentum. Mid May-late June
Daphnoides Small pompoms of deep purple flowers; glossy rolled leaves. May
dichroanthum scyphocalyx Clusters of tubular to bell-shaped red flowers with orange throats. May
diversip. Milky Way Small blooms cover the distinctive hairy foliage like a million white stars. May
Dolcemente Ruffled salmon pink blooms with yellow throat. Frilled flower edges. May
Double Besse Double raspberry red flowers on compact plant. Wonderful specimen. May-June
Double Date Rich cerise pink, unusual double flowers. Upright form. Early-mid May
Dreamland (yak x) Prolific bloomer. Frilly, pale pink flowers with darker edge, pale pink to white calyx. Low and compact. May-June
Edith Bosley Dark purple blooms with deep green leaves. Upright and well branching habit. May
Elisabeth Hobbie Lax trusses of scarlet bell shaped flowers. Leather foliage on compact plant. Late April
English Roseum Vigorous tough hybrid. Soft rosy lavender flowers. Mid June
Eruption Red-pink buds open to hot pink flowers with white center. Compact growth. May
Etta Burrows Bright blood red flowers, lovely, indumented foliage. March-mid April
Ever Red Waxy dark red-purple flowers; dark reddish purple leaves. Compact. Slow growing. April-May
Fantastica (yak x) Strong rose colour fading to white towards centre. Woolly indementum on long leaves. Late May
Fashion Plate Large yellow, fragrant blooms. Can tolerate heat. May-June
Festivo Soft yellow with red markings. Trusses of 12-14 flowers. Slow growing variety. May-June
fictolacteium Rex Tree like shrub with large leaves, bell shaped flowers range from cream to white. April - May
Firestorm Red buds open to red flowers.Wide habit. Olive green foliage. May
Florence Parks Abundant dark purple flowers on vigorous shrub. Deep green foliage. May
Fred Peste Lovely deep red flowers have a darker throat; orange-yellow indumentum. May-June
Gartendirecktor Glocker Low growing plant. Pink flowers with deeper pink edging. Attractive foliage. May
Gartendirektor Rieger Trusses of flowers creamy-pink to soft yellow spotted with red. Blush pink buds. May
Gold Prinz Compact yak x, rose pink buds open to wavy golden blooms with burgundy markings. April
Golden Gate Dark salmon red buds, lovely yellow to orange shading in flowers. Compact growth habit. May
Golden Torch (yak x) Warm pink buds open to delightful, soft yellow flowers, light brown indumentum on undersides of leaves. Mid May
Goldstrike Tubular flowers have bright yellow exterior and buttercup yellow interiors. An unusual plant. May
Grumpy (yak x) Yellow flowers with a pink tinge, dark green foliate. May-June
Hachmann's Belona Compact yak x, profuse flowers of bright purple pink. May-June
Hackmann's Picobello Compact ruffled 3" blooms, white as snow with blackberry eye, glossy, dark green foliage. June
Hallelujah Frilled bright rose red flowers. A superb rhodo. May-June
Hansel Salmon-orange flowers with good foliage. Late May
Hellikki Profuse violet red flowers cover this plant.. Early June
Holden Rose red flowers with a small red spot, deep green foliage. Compact habit. Mid March-April
Hotei Canary yellow/darker yellow throat/prominent yellow calyx. Plant in well-drained soil. May-June
Huskymania Violet buds open to purplish-blue blooms with green speckling. May
Ignatius Sargent Deep rose flowers, very hardy with an open growth habit and large leaves. May-June
Ilam Violet Deep violet-blue. Winter foliage is bronze. This rhodo needs good drainage. May-June
Impeditum Small purple-blue funnel shaped flowers, silver-grey foliage. Mid April - May
Ingrid Mehiquist Ruffled, soft pink blooms, leaves have bronze indumentum. May-June
Janet Blair Frilled, light pink flowers have a distinctive green flare. Vigorous. May-June
J.M. deMontague Scarlet red/slight dark speckling on upper lobe. Ruffled edges. One of the best red forms. May
Kabarett Large, frilled, lilac pink flowers with burgundy blotch in flower. Shiny, large, deep green leaves. May
Kalinka (yak x) Bright red buds opening to rose pink flowers with darker edges. Brown indumentum. May-June
keleticum Small flowers of deep purple crimson, compact, excellent for bonsai use. May-June
Ken Janeck One of the best yak forms, rich pink flowers, heavily indumented foliage. May
Landmark Wavy-edged deep fuschia-pink blooms. Good sun tolerance. Dark green leaves turn bronze in colder months. April-May
Lee's Dark Purple Deep, dark royal purple flowers, wavy foliage, a favourite for many years. Late May
Lemon Dream Yellow flowers. Low spreading plant.Likes acidic soil. May
Lisetta A red's red; electrifying red flowers bloom midseason. Deep green foliage. Late May
Looking Glass (yak x) Deep red buds opening to deep pink blooms with frilled edges. May
makinio Soft pink flowers with red spotting; leaves up to 7" long. Heavy inumentum. May-June
March Madness Rose coloured flowers with small red blotch. One of the Raise the Roof series. April-May
Mary Lou Slow growing plant; Large blooms of many shades of beige, yellow, orange and pink. May
Melrose Flash Stiking bi-coloured flowers have bright pink edges with white center; good sun tolerance. May-June
Milton Fluorescent pink-orange flowers in spring. April-May
Minnetonka Reddish purple edges shading to pale lavender pink in throat. Compact habit. Mid April-May
Moerheim Beauty Violet flowers on a compact plant, leaves turn maroon in winter. Makes a good bonsai. April-May
Nova Zembla Vigorous and showy red flowers. Good foliage. May-June
Olga Mezitt Small,tight clusters of clear pink blooms; leaves are mahogany in the winter. April-May
oreotrephes Luminous lilac-purple trumpets; sometimes pink. Juvenile growth is a beautiful blue-green. Mid April-May
Patty Bee Small leaves, clear yellow flowers. One of the best dwarf yellows. Mid April-May
pemakoense Dwarf shrub. Lots of funnel shaped pinkish purple flowers. Easy to grow variety. Jan. - Feb.
Percy Wiseman Showy. Trusses of peachy yellow flowers which fade gradually to white. Excellent plant. May
Pink Cherub Stunning red buds open to slightly frilled pink flowers with a deeper pink edging. Mid-late May
Pink Parasol (yak x) Deep purplish pink buds produce white flowers. Compact yak type. April-May
Pink Porcelain Soft pink flowers on a compact plant. Rhodos like acid soil May-June
PJM Elite Flowers are same as PJM Checkmate but is later blooming. April
PJM Elite Star Similar to PJM Elite but more vibrant purple-pink. April
Pohjola's Daughter Fuchsia pink buds open to shell pink, slowly turning white. Compact, mounding habit. April-May
Polar Bear grafted Large, fragrant white flowrs with green throat, vigorous grower, late bloomer. June
Polarnacht Funnel shaped, frilled pruple flowers cover a shrub twice as wide as tall Hachmann hybrid. Late May
Pomegranate Splash Blooms with bright pink/pomegranate wavy edge with contrasting white in center. May
President Roosevelt Green foliage has golden accents, frilly red flowers have white center. Mid April-May
pseudochrysanthum Variable form, dark pin buds open to bell shaped pale pink or white flowers. April-May
Purple Gem Deep violet purple, small flowers, slight rust coloured foliage. April-May
Purple Passion Deep, rich purple flowers with dark disease-resistant foliage.Good for woodland setting April-May
Ramapo Tiny, pinkish violet flowers cover dusty blue leaves, outstanding dwarf form. Grows taller in shade. Mid April-May
Rangoon 2" medium to dark red flowers, held in trusses of up to 8. March-April
Rimini Dark orange buds open to soft yellow blooms edged in warm pink. April - May
Rosamundi Soft pink flowers appear at the same time as snowdrops. Compact plant. Feb-March
Roseum elegans Medium sized trusses of rosy lilac flowers, heat and cold tolerant. June
Ruby Hart Dark red flowers on a compact plant, deep glossy green foliage. Mid April-May
Scintillation Beautiful pink flowers with flared marking. Strongly growing plant. Lovely in bloom. Slightly fragrant. May-June
September Song Lovely orange trusses of bloom. Unusual colour. Lots of flowers. Compact plant. May
sinogrande Spectacular rhodo. Definitely a collector's! Creamy white to pale yellow,with crimson basal blotch. March-April
Skookum Globe shaped trusses of pure deep red flowers, white filaments, rounded habit. Early May
Snow Lady Soft, fuzzy green leaves, white flowers resemble new fallen snow. Buds easily. March-April
Sugar Puff Loads of pure white flowers. Bright red stems in winter. May-June
Sweet Sue Pink buds open to light pink bell-shaped flowers with a freckling of scarlet. May-June
Tapestry Wavy edged flowers of deep lavender, accented by deeper eyes.Free flowering and hardy. May-June
Taurus Magnificent shrub. Glowing red flowers with black speckling, deep red buds in winter Mid April-May
Teddy Bear (yak x) Delicate pink flowers. Dark green foliage with light dusting of reddish indumentum. Compact. Mid April-May
Titian Beauty Bright red flowers on a plant with small leaves and an erect, compact habit. May-June
Trilby Deep crimson flowers with black markings, leaves have attractive red stems. Mid May-June
Trocadero Hachman hybrid with wavy edged flowers in shades of purple/red. May - Early June
Unique Pink buds open to buttery cream flowers which can almost totally hide the oblong leaves. Mid April-May
Virginia Richards  Opens pink turning to yellow with a crimson blotch. Compact habit. Healthy grower. May-June
Vulcan's Flame Bright red flowers on a deep green shrub. Red stems. May-June
War Dance Vivid red flowers accented with black dorsal blotch and freckles. Trusses of 17-21. May
Wine and Roses Semi-dwarf compact new hybrid with pink trusses, underside of leaves are bright red purple. April - May
Winsome Prolific, rosy cerise flowers with attractive reddish buds in winter. Compact habit. April-May
Wojnar's Purple Vivid reddish purple flowers with darker margins. Compact plant. March-April
Yaku Prince 2 l/4" pink flowers are blotched paler pink with reddish orange spotting. 14 flower rounded truss. May-June
Yaku Princess 2 l/2" Apple blossom pink flowers. Rosy pink blush with greenish spots. Ball shaped truss. May-June
Yellow Petticoats Clear, deep yellow frilly flowers cover compact plant. Attractive all year around. May-June

Updated: January 2020

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