Rhododendron ‘Pintail’, Evergreen azalea ‘Pintail’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Pintail’ _ ‘Pintail’ is a compact, upright to spreading, evergreen shrub with narrowly elliptic, dark green leaves and rounded clusters of funnel-shaped, lightly fragrant, bright pink flowers in mid- to late spring.
Upright, Spreading, Compact
Bright-pink in Spring
Dark-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Caterpillars , Lacebugs , Leafhoppers , Vine weevil
Powdery mildew , Rhododendron bud blast , Rhododendron petal blight , Silver leaf
Pruning group 8
Grafting, Layering, Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings
Rhododendron ‘Pintail’ (Rhododendron ‘Pintail’) will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.8m after 10-20 years.
Waterside, Cottage/Informal, City, Beds and borders
Thrives in moist, humus-rich, acid soil in full sun. Tolerates partial shade. Will not tolerate deep planting. Do not allow to dry out. Protect from strong winter winds.
Moisture-retentive, Moist but well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West