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Rhododendron viscosum Betty Cummins

Rhododendron viscosum 'Betty Cummins'

Azalea - Swamp

'Betty Cummins' Swamp Azalea was found along a New Jersey road by Dave Lewis, who named it after the great Rhododendron breeder Betty Cummins.  The fragrant bright pink flowers appear in June and July over dark green deciduous foliage.  Pollinators and hummingbirds are drawn to them.  Rhododendron viscosum 'Betty Cummins' is an easy to grow native, since it copes with a variety of acid soil condition, from average drainage to swampy sites.

Height

5 Feet

Spread

3 Feet

Bloom Color

Pink

USDA Hardiness Zone

5
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Fragrant - Flower
Full Shade
Native
Soil Conditions
Average
Dry
Moist
Wet
Bloom Time
Summer
Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Pollinators
Tolerance
Clay Soil Tolerant
Wet Site Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
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