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Rhododendron Hellikki

  • University of Helsinki

A late bloomer with purple-red flowers. Buds and new growth are covered with yellowish indumentum, which persists on the undersides of the mature leaves. Like the other Finnish introductions, ‘Hellikki’ is very hardy to -29°F. Dense habit. 5′ x 5′.

  • Common Name 'Hellikki' Rhododendron
  • Variety Hellikki
  • Zone Zone 4 (H1)
  • Mature Size 5' x 5'
  • Bloom Time Late
  • Plant Type Evergreen Shrub
  • Flower Color Purple-Red