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Botanical name: Rhododendron 'Louise Dowdle'
Other names: Rhododendron 'Louise Dowdle', Evergreen azalea 'Louise Dowdle', Glenn Dale azalea 'Louise Dowdle'
Variety or cultivar: 'Louise Dowdle' _ 'Louise Dowdle' is a compact, bushy, evergreen shrub with small, elliptic, glossy, dark green leaves and, in spring, compact trusses of funnel-shaped, bright reddish-purple flowers with a bright red blotch in each throat.
Rhododendron 'Louise Dowdle' is: Evergreen
Flower: Reddish-purple 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 'Louise Dowdle' (Rhododendron 'Louise Dowdle') will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m 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.
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