Rhododendron hybrid 'Chionoides' Rhododendron hybrid 'Chionoides'

Common Name: Chionoides Rhododendron

Bloomtime: Spring, early summer

Bloomcolor: White

Exposure: Light shade, part shade or full shade

Height: 1.2-1.5 m (4-5')

Spread: 1.2-1.8 m (4-6')

Water: Moist, acidic, humus rich, well drained soil

Hardiness: Zones 5-9

Fragrant: flowers

Zone: 5

Deer Resistant: Occasionally damaged by deer

Attracts Butterflies: Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds

Drought Tolerant: Not drought tolerant

Characteristics: Broad, rounded, broadleaf, evergreen shrub, Clusters of fragrant, white flowers in spring and early summer contrast against the glossy dark green foliage, ,