Because it is so common, it is not as highly regarded as earlier. 0940. 2 litre pot £19.99. ADD add to wishlist. Lavender . Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans' Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans' ^Top of Page. Great For: Woodland plantings, Foundation plantings. When: Late spring. It has numerous trusses of medium-sized rosy lilac flowers that last for several weeks. Because it is so common, it is not as highly regarded as earlier. The roots are shallow, spreading to sides in search for nutrients. Transferred from the Greek name for Nerium oleander. Leaves are olive green. Free shipping on orders over $65. Requires well-drained, acidic soils. While you will no doubt most look forward to its mid-season blooms, it will still fill the landscape with its greenery during the winter season and colder months. The deep evergreen, lustrous leaves of this variety form an upright to mounding habit before giving way to large trusses of lavender-pink flowers in June. Catawba Rhododendron, Catawba Rosebay, Roseum Elegans Rhododendron. Se muistuttaa kovasti ulkonäöltään saman risteyttäjän 'English Roseum' -lajiketta. 'Roseum Elegans' is the commonest rhododendron hybrid in the north-eastern United States, just like 'Catawbiense Grandiflorum' is in Finland. 'Roseum Elegans' is the commonest rhododendron hybrid in the north-eastern United States, just like 'Catawbiense Grandiflorum' is in Finland. General Description RHODODENDRON 'Roseum Elegans'( Catawbiense Group) . Excellent for shade gardens or in a sheltered site. Beautiful lavender flowers fading to pink, with reddish brown spotting. Rhododendron cat. Botanical Name. It looks regal in the most formal of landscapes but is equally at home in naturalistic gardens as well. It tolerates sun, heat and cold and is a dense and vigorous grower. PreviousNext Vigorous, Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans' is a large, dense, broadleaf evergreen shrub that is valued for its large rounded clusters of rosy lavender flowers. Moderate-growing to 6 to 8 feet tall and wide. 'Roseum Elegans' on yleisin alppiruusulajike Koillis-Yhdysvaltojen kylmillä seuduilla, aivan kuten 'Catawbiense Grandiflorum' on … Rhododendron 'Roseum Elegans' £19.99 Buy in stock (shipped in 3-5 working days) Rhododendron 'Nova Zembla' £69.99 £59.49 ... Join the RHS today and get 12 months for the price of 9 Join now >> RHS home page; RHS Membership; RHS Gardens; RHS Flower Shows; RHS Gardening advice; Partial sun. Currently Growing! SKU. The flowers are bright purple with a small brown-yellow macula. It tends to be a little leggy, with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. 1 Review Add Your Review. RH017 GALLON. 7 -20 . 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