Botanical name: Rhododendron 'Elisabeth Hobbie'
Other names: Rhododendron 'Elisabeth Hobbie'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Elisabeth Hobbie' _ 'Elisabeth Hobbie' is a dense, compact, evergreen shrub with small, rounded, glossy, dark green leaves and clusters of funnel-shaped, scarlet flowers in early to mid-spring.
Rhododendron 'Elisabeth Hobbie' is: Evergreen
Flower: Scarlet in Spring
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Pruning: Pruning group 8. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Rhododendron 'Elisabeth Hobbie' (Rhododendron 'Elisabeth Hobbie') will reach a height of 0.75m and a spread of 0.75m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises
Cultivation: Plant in moist, humus-rich, well-drained, acid soil in partial shade. Plant shallowly. Protect from frost to prevent damage to flowers. Mulch annually with leaf mould.
Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid
Light: Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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