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botanical name:
Rhododendron 'Pearce's American Beauty'
Rhododendron 'Pearce's American Beauty' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 2.00m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Large compact round trusses of vivid deep rose pink flowers, produced in late spring. Good glossy dark green foliage. Very attractive cultivar with excellent overall form.

Moist, well drained acidic soil in sun or part shade.

By grafting.

other notes:
Hardy hybrid, raised by Pearce in the 1930s, named by Watson, 1983
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