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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Golden Torch'
Rhododendron 'Golden Torch' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 1.00m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: dry soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 9 to 9
Small evergreen shrub of very compact, spreading habit with medium sized leaves. In late spring and early summer the flowers are freely borne in rounded trusses, salmon pink in bud opening to soft pale yellow, faintly spotted with deeper yellow.

Moist, well drained humus rich acid soil in part shade.

other notes:
A R. yakushimanum hybrid.

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