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Rhododendron maximum Mr Blue Stem

Rhododendron maximum 'Roseum Bluestem'

Rhododendron - Rosebay

'Roseum Bluestem' Rosebay Rhododendron blooms in late May and early June, producing pinkish lavender trusses over large narrow evergreen foliage.  'Roseum Bluestem' gets its name from the reddish stems, and is a selection by Rarefind Nursery of Jackson, NJ.  Like other selections of Rhododendron maximum 'Roseum', Rhododendron 'Mr Blue Stem' flowers for a long time, in between R. catawbiense and R. maximum bloom time.

Height

6 Feet

Spread

6 Feet

Bloom Color

Lavender/Purple, Pink

USDA Hardiness Zone

5
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Evergreen
Native
Soil Conditions
Average
Bloom Time
Spring
Exposure
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Pollinators
Foliage Color
Green
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