About This Product
Botanical Name: Rhododendron 'Lee's Dark Purple'
Common Name: Lee's Dark Purple Rhododendron
An evergreen shrub with an upright, round habit. Mid spring bloom. Frilly, funnel-shaped flowers grow in loose, globe-shaped trusses. Flowers are purple with a gold-brown blotch. Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. Glossy, dark green leaves are elliptic and leathery. Hardy to -15 degrees F. Needs acidic soil, pH 4.5 - 6.0.
USDA Zone: Zones 5 - 9
Sunset Zone: Zones 4 - 6, 15 - 17
Mature Height: 4 - 6 feet
Mature Width: 4 - 6 feet
Water Needs: Regular