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  • yakushimanum rhododendron
  • Eventual height: 2m
  • Eventual spread: 2m

Rhododendron 'Percy Wiseman'

yakushimanum rhododendron

RHS award of garden merit £24.99 £19.99
20% off selected Rhododendrons
Pot size 3 litre pot
3 litre pot
  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moist, well-drained, humus-rich, acid soil or ericaceous compost
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April and May
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Splendid, rounded trusses of funnel-shaped, peach-pink and cream flowers in mid- and late spring, fading to creamy-white, and pale green leaves. This compact, evergreen rhododendron is extremely free-flowering. One of the most popular 'yak' hybrids it's suitable for a sunny, shrub border with humus-rich, acid soil or a large container filled with ericaceous compost.

  • Garden care: Avoid planting too deeply. Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of leaf mould around the base of the plant each spring.

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