Rhododendron 'P.J.M. Elite'
PJM Elite Rhododendron
A durable yet charming rhododendron with small trusses of bright lavender-purple blooms that contrast with the small, dark green leaves. The evergreen foliage takes on a mahogany-brown winter color. This variety is noted for its tolerance for heat as well as cold.
- » Stunning clusters of lightly-scented lavender trumpet-shaped flowers, rose overtones in mid spring, which emerge from distinctive fuchsia flower buds
- » Green foliage, narrow leaves turn an outstanding purple in the fall
Absolutely must have well-drained, highly acidic and organic soil, use plenty of peat moss when planting