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Double Besse Rhododendron
Clusters of raspberry-red, hose-in-hose blooms.
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Double Besse Rhododendron

Item # 36373
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Compact habit makes it ideal for borders, around entrances, or as a gorgeous specimen.

A fully double-flowered form of 'Besse Howells'!
If you're looking for something new and distinctive to bring to your garden, look no further than this gorgeous raspberry-red, hose-in-hose (one blossom inside another), fully double-flowered form of 'Besse Howells'! These blooms are so packed with petals and beautifully formed, they hardly look real.

It offers a compact, mounding habit of exceptionally bright green foliage, making it a wonderful specimen, border accent, or low-growing shrub for planting near entrances.

'Double Besse' reaches a very manageable size of about 4 feet high and wide. Provide organically rich, well-drained, acidic soil in full sun to partial shade. Zones 5-8.

Genus Rhododendron
Variety 'Double Besse'
Item Form 2-Quart
Zone 5 - 8
Bloom Start to End Late Spring
Habit Compact
Plant Height 4 ft
Plant Width 4 ft
Additional Characteristics Butterfly Lovers, Easy Care Plants, Evergreen, Flower, Hummingbird Lovers
Bloom Color Red
Foliage Color Medium Green
Light Requirements Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Border, Ornamental, Specimen
Restrictions Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Hawaii
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