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Rhododendron, Black Prince

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pot size: 20cm
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Rhododendron, Black Prince, Rhododendron’s prefer dappled shade, but can be grown in full sun if protected from afternoon sun or kept well watered. They need soil that is well worked and doesn’t dry out. Applying mulch will aid in keeping in moisture and keeping their roots cool.
Rhododendron 'Black Prince' is a popular evergreen shrub known for its striking dark purple flowers. To grow this beautiful plant, choose a location with partial shade and well-drained acidic soil. Prepare the planting hole by adding organic matter and ensure the root ball is level with the soil surface. Water regularly, especially during dry spells, and mulch around the base to retain moisture.
'Black Prince' can reach a height of about 4 to 6 feet (120 to 180 cm), making it ideal for borders, hedges, or containers. Prune after flowering to maintain shape and encourage new growth. Enjoy the majestic beauty of this rhododendron in your garden!
Rhododendron 'Black Prince' is a captivating evergreen shrub that showcases its beauty in various ways. Its dark, glossy leaves provide year-round interest, serving as an excellent backdrop for other garden plants. In late spring, clusters of deep crimson, bell-shaped flowers emerge, creating a stunning display of color. The 'Black Prince' is perfect for creating focal points in gardens, borders, or woodland settings. Its compact size makes it suitable for smaller spaces or container gardening. This rhododendron thrives in acidic soils and prefers partial shade, making it an ideal choice for gardens with dappled sunlight or filtered shade. With its striking foliage and vibrant blooms, 'Black Prince' is a true gem for any garden enthusiast.
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