Rhododendron (Loderi Group) 'Loderi Pink Topaz'
rhododendron 'Loderi Pink Topaz'
'Loderi Pink Topaz' is a large evergreen shrub to 4m tall, with large leaves, and richly-scented, soft pink, lily-like flowers to 15cm wide, with a basal flush of green, opening in tall trusses in late spring and early summer
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Ultimate height2.5–4 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread2.5–4 metres
MoistureMoist but well–drained
Colour & scent
- Partial shade
South–facing or West–facing or North–facing or East–facing
- Native to the UK
- Potentially harmful
- Harmful if eaten. Wear gloves and other protective equipment when handling
Rhododendron can be evergreen or deciduous shrubs or trees, with simple leaves, sometimes with a dense colourful indumentum of hairs on the lower side, and funnel-shaped, bell-shaped or tubular flowers that may be solitary or in short racemes
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How to grow
Grow in moist but well-drained, leafy, humus-rich acid soil in part shade with shelter; see rhododendron cultivation
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- Cottage and informal garden
- Low Maintenance
- Hedging and screens
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