Rhododendron 'Percy Wiseman'

20% off plants
3 litre pot £24.99 £19.99
in stock
Quantity 1 Plus Minus
Buy Rhododendron 'Percy Wiseman' yakushimanum rhododendron: Creamy pink flowers

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moist, well-drained, humus-rich, acid soil or ericaceous compost
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April and May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Splendid, rounded trusses of funnel-shaped, peach-pink and cream flowers in mid- and late spring, fading to creamy-white, and pale green leaves. This compact, evergreen rhododendron is extremely free-flowering. One of the most popular 'yak' hybrids it's suitable for a sunny, shrub border with humus-rich, acid soil or a large container filled with ericaceous compost.

  • 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.

Delivery options
  • Standard £4.99
  • Next / named day £6.99
  • Click & collect FREE
more info

Eventual height & spread

Lots of flowers

5

Planted in a pot on the patio, this Rhodo has done extremely well. Very flowery in summer, in attractive tints. Now, in December, it is covered in flower buds. Well worth the money. Highly recommended.

Fabulist

Amersham, Chilterns

Yes

2299

5.0 1

100.0

Bud blast

Bud blast

Dried up buds fail to open then turn hard and brown. They are covered lots of tiny black bristly growths, which are full of spores. The plant is healthy in all other respects. The plants most commonly affected include rhododendrons, azaleas and camellias.

Read full article

Bud drop

Bud drop

Buds form, sometimes to their full size and then drop off with no apparent reason. A period of dry weather while the buds are forming usually causes this. Camellia and rhododendrons are more susceptible and a few days of drought at the end of the summer c

Read full article

Rhododendron bud blast

Many rhododendrons buds fail to open although they remain on the bush. Later in spring they are covered in lots of tiny black bristly growths and the plant is usually healthy in all other respects. The cause is a fungus thought to be spread by the rhodode

Read full article