Rhododendron Goldflimmer

16.99

1.5m ht x 1.5m sp

10-20 years until maturity

‘Goldflimmer’ is a compact, mounding, evergreen shrub with deep green leaves variegated with a splash of yellow in the centre of each leaf. The trumpet flowers bloom in spring and are white and pale purple.

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Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Rounded, Bushy

Flower

White, Pale-purple in Spring

Foliage

Yellow, Variegated, Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Leafhoppers , Vine weevil

Specific diseases

Powdery mildew , Rhododendron bud blast , Rhododendron petal blight , Silver leaf

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings, Grafting, Layering

WHERE TO GROW

Rhododendron 'Goldflimmer' (Rhododendron 'Goldflimmer') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises, Containers

Cultivation

Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining, acid soil in sun or dappled shade. Plant shallowly. Protect from frost to prevent damage to flowers.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Rounded, Bushy

Flower

White, Pale-purple in Spring

Foliage

Yellow, Variegated, Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Caterpillars , Leafhoppers , Vine weevil

Specific diseases

Powdery mildew , Rhododendron bud blast , Rhododendron petal blight , Silver leaf

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings, Grafting, Layering

WHERE TO GROW

Rhododendron ‘Goldflimmer’ (Rhododendron ‘Goldflimmer’) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Wallside and trellises, Containers

Cultivation

Plant in moist, humus-rich, free-draining, acid soil in sun or dappled shade. Plant shallowly. Protect from frost to prevent damage to flowers.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered