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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Blue Silver'
Rhododendron 'Blue Silver' © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Rhododendron hippophaeoides 'Blue Silver', Rhododendron 'Dwarf Blue Silver'
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: light blue
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Compact, dwarf evergreen with silvery greyish green leaves and trusses of lavender-blue flowers in spring.

Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil

Suitable for rock gardens or shrub borders.

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