Grape heather (Leucothoe walteri) ‘Rainbow’

Grape heather Rainbow

Description: This shrub belongs to the heather family. He’s from the USA. The habit is relaxed. This wintergreen shrub reaches about 1 m height. He is cut friendly. The leaves are shiny, lanceolate, green with light pink spots or stripes. They are not toothed. The stems are smooth. Grape heather, Rainbow ‘flowers in May. The flowers are white, small and they are in grapes. Continue reading “Grape heather (Leucothoe walteri) ‘Rainbow’”

Rhododendron Wardii (Rhododendron wardii) ‘Goldbouquet’

Rhododendron Wardii Goldbouquet

Description: Rhododendron Wardii ‘Goldbouquet’ has been available since 1980. This Rhododendron grows moderately fast, it reaches 1-1.5 m height and 1-1.5 m width. The flowers are cream-yellow, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The upper petal is decorated with red dots. The red dust bags stand on yellow stamens.
The long stamp is red on top. The flowers Continue reading “Rhododendron Wardii (Rhododendron wardii) ‘Goldbouquet’”

Rhododendron (Rhododendron hybr.) ‘Calsa’

Rhododendron Calsa

Description: Rhododendron ‘Calsa’ has been available since 1997 and belongs to the hybrid varieties. It does not grow very strong. The shrub reaches about 1-2 m in height and about 1-1.5 m in width. The growth is quite wide, but upright. The flowers have a delicate purple tone, they are several in spherical inflorescences. Characteristic of this variety is a distinct, dark-red, brown dots Continue reading “Rhododendron (Rhododendron hybr.) ‘Calsa’”

Rhododendron (Rhododendron hybr.) ‘Brigitte’

Rhododendron Brigitte

Description: This strain has been available since 1980. This Rhododendron grows moderately fast, it reaches 1-1.5 m height and 1-1.5 m width. The flowers are light pink, white in the middle, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The colors mix gently. The upper petal is decorated with yellow-brown dots.
The bright anthers stand on white, short stamens. The Continue reading “Rhododendron (Rhododendron hybr.) ‘Brigitte’”

Rhododendron (Rhododendron hybr.) ‘Effener’

Rhododendron Effener

Description: This strain has been available since 1903 and belongs to the hybrid varieties. It grows slowly and globally. The shrub reaches about 1.5-2 m stature and about 1-1.5 m wide. The flowers are pale purple, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The petals are wavy at the edges, the upper petal is decorated with light brown dots.
The bright dust bags stand on long, bright Continue reading “Rhododendron (Rhododendron hybr.) ‘Effener’”

Rhododendron (Rhododendron catawbiense) ‘Roseum Elegans’

Rhododendron Roseum Elegans

Description: This variety was bred in 1851. It grows fast, very high and far reaching. It reaches about 2.5 m in height and 3 m in width. The flowers are pink-purple, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The upper petal is decorated with dark spots. The dark dust bags stand on long, pink stamens. The stamp is very long and turned upwards.
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Large-flowered Azalea (Rhododendron) ‘Motyl’

Large-flowered Azalea Motyl

Description: Large-flowered Azalea ‘Motyl’ grows tall and broad, reaching it up to 1.5 m in height and up to 2 m wide. The flowers are snow white, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The light brown dust bags stand on white stamens, the long stamp is also white. Large-flowered Azalea ‘Motyl’ flowers in June. The leaves are leathery, light green, they are dainty Continue reading “Large-flowered Azalea (Rhododendron) ‘Motyl’”

Large-flowered Azalea (Rhododendron, Azalea) ‘Salmon Gold’

Large-flowered Azalea Salmon Gold

Description: The Large-flowered Azalea ‘Salmon Gold’ was bred in 1985, it grows quite slowly and reaches up to 1 m in height and 1.5 m in width. The flowers have an original light yellow color, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The buds are pink. The upper petal has slightly darker spots. The stamens and the long pistil are light yellow, the dust bags are darker. Continue reading “Large-flowered Azalea (Rhododendron, Azalea) ‘Salmon Gold’”

Rhododendron-Yakushimanum (Rhododendron-Yakushimanum) ‘Silver Cloud’

Rhododendron-Yakushimanum Silver Cloud

Description: Rhododendron-Yakushimanum ‘Silver Cloud’ is since 1978 available. The shrub is quite small, but it grows compact and dense, the maximum height of growth is about 0.9 m, the width of about 1 m. The flowers are initially light pink, later they are white, they are several in spherical inflorescences. In an inflorescence, the individual flowers may have different Continue reading “Rhododendron-Yakushimanum (Rhododendron-Yakushimanum) ‘Silver Cloud’”

Large-flowered Azalea (Rhododendron) ‘Blutopia’

Large-flowered Azalea Blutopia

Description: The Large-flowered Azalea ‘Blutopia’ has been available since 1988. This medium-sized shrub reaches up to 1.5 m in height and 1.5 m in width. The flowers are light purple, darker on the outside, they are several in spherical inflorescences. The upper petal has some yellowish brown spots. The bright dust bags stand on light violet stamens.
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