Lee's Dark Purple Rhododendron
A hardy, compact shrub valued for its deep purple buds that open to large trusses of violet-purple flowers in late May. Dark green leaves with undulating edges nicely frame the colorful spring flowers and provide evergreen interest year-round. Thrives in cooler regions with some protection from winter winds. A great foundation or accent plant. Evergreen.
LIGHT: Full sun/Partial sun
WATERING: Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
MATURE SIZE: Moderate growing; reaches 6 ft. tall, 6 to 8 ft. wide.
Plant Description Courtesy of Monrovia