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- Position: partial shade
- Soil: moist, well-drained, humus-rich, acid soil or ericaceous compost
- Rate of growth: average
- Flowering period: May
- Hardiness: fully hardy
Glorious trusses of glowing, golden-orange, funnel shaped flowers in late spring, opening from coppery-red buds, and medium sized, mid-green leaves. This deciduous azalea looks stunning planted 'en masse' in a sunny shrub border with humus-rich, acid soil. Winter flowering shrubs are good companions, providing interest after it has lost its beautiful autumn leaves.
- Garden care: Avoid planting too deeply. Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of leaf mould around the base of the plant each spring.
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Comments about Rhododendron 'Klondyke':
I ordered 2 different Rhododendrons, both a deep yellow, but this has not yet flowered. I have potted up into Ericaceous compost.
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Q:How tall is your Rhododendron Homebush?
Hello, Could you please advise the supplied height of the Rhododendron 'Homebush' in a 5 litre pot. Thanks RakshaAsked on 18/6/2009 by Anonymous
A:Hello Raksha, We do sell a Rhododendron in a 5lt pot and it will be around 30-40cm tall. I hope this helps. Helen Plant DoctorAnswered on 19/6/2009 by Crocus Helpdesk
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