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Rhododendron Purple Gem

  • Hardgrove

Masses of purple-violet flowers cover this hardy dwarf in early midseason. The new growth is a bright blue-green, and the foliage turns bronze in winter. Excellent in a rock garden or under a low window in a foundation planting. Lepidote. 2′ x 3′.

  • Common Name 'Purple Gem' Rhododendron
  • Variety Purple Gem
  • Zone Zone 5 (H1)
  • Mature Size 2'H x 3'W
  • Bloom Time Early Midseason
  • Plant Type Evergreen Shrub
  • Flower Color Purple-Violet