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Purple Passion Rhododendron
These gorgeous deep purple blooms won't fade!
35656.jpgPurple Passion Rhododendron

Purple Passion Rhododendron

Trade Gallon (3qt)
Item # 35656
$25.95
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Has shown excellent disease resistance and good winter hardiness.

Displays a well-branched, compact, vigorous growth habit.
Plant Patent #9,981. This distinctive Rhododendron will capture attention anywhere it's grown! Mid-spring brings a wealth of large, bright deep purple blossoms highlighted with a white flare on the upper lobe and a smattering of delicate maroon spots on the throat. The rich color is simply spectacular and does not fade.

'Purple Passion' displays a well-branched, compact, and vigorous growth habit, covering itself in lovely dark green leaves that have demonstrated excellent disease resistance. This seedling of 'Purple Splendour' has also shown good winter hardiness.

Give this gorgeous evergreen shrub moist, well-drained soil in part to full shade, and you'll have a border or bed accent for stunning specimen you'll enjoy for years to come! Zones 5-8.

Genus Rhododendron
Variety 'Purple Passion'
PPAF PP#9,981
Item Form Trade Gallon (3qt)
Zone 5 - 8
Bloom Season Mid Spring
Habit Compact
Plant Height 4 ft - 6 ft
Plant Width 4 ft - 5 ft
Additional Characteristics Butterfly Lovers, Easy Care Plants, Evergreen, Flower, Hummingbird Lovers
Bloom Color Purple, White
Foliage Color Dark Green
Light Requirements Part Shade, Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Disease Resistant
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Beds, Border, Hedge, Ornamental, Specimen
Restrictions Canada, Guam, Hawaii, Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico