Botanial Name: Rhododendron 'Nova Zembla'
Type: Broadleaf evergreen
Hardiness zone: 4
Height: 5.00ft (1.5m)
Width: 5.00ft (1.5m)
Bloom Time: May
Bloom Description: Red with darker spotting
Sun: part shade
Suggested Use: Hedge
Attracts: Hummingbirds, Butterflies
Other: Winter Interest
Brilliant magenta orbs decorate this evergreen shrub come mid-spring. Makes the perfect addition to a woodland garden or in foundation plantings. Thrives in cooler climates but appreciates protection from stiff winter winds. Prefers acidic, well-drained soil and cool summers.