How to grow Rhododendron augustinii

Rhododendron augustinii growing shrub‎ of the genus Rhododendron also known as Blue Rhododendron, Rhododendron augustinii perennial deciduous used as ornamental plant, can grow in temperate, subtropics climate or as houseplant and growing in hardiness zone 6-10a.

Leaves color green in elliptic to ovate shape.

Rhododendron augustinii flower

Flower color blue to purple in trumpet shape, flowers cover all the plant.

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Requirements for Rhododendron augustinii growing and care:

Acidic soil 4-6 ph, rich soil, moist soil, well-drained soil, mulch

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Winter / Spring / Summer

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
After blooming

How to prune:
Just for design and dead flowers

Size of the plant:
0.5-1.5 m, 20-60 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower
Trumpet shape in color purple to blue

Scientific name:

Rhododendron augustinii

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