Rhododendron ‘Cunningham’s White’

Rhododendron  'Cunningham's White'

We have two of the Cultivars: 1 Planted in open forest 2007
1 Planted at edge of pine forest 2008.

Family: Ericaceae

Genus: Rhododendron

Cultivar: Cunningham's White

Type: Shrub

Height: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm) - 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing: 18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness: USDA Zone 6a to -23.3 °C (-10 °F)

Sun Exposure: Full Sun

Sun Exposure to: Partial Shade

Danger: Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color: White/Near White

Foliage: Evergreen

Soil pH from: 4.6 to 5.0 (highly acidic)

Soil pH to: 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Propagation Methods: From hardwood cuttings

Seed: N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Otherdetails: This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Planted: 2007

Updated: 2008

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Maria is currently growing everything from seed that she can lay her hands on. Also playing with colours and textures to fulfill her garden desires...