Rhododendron minus var. chapmanii

Chapman's rhododendron


wildlife plant  


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Plant Specifics

Form: shrub
Life Span: long-lived perennial
Size: Height: 3-6 ft    Width: 3-6 ft
Flower Color: flower color      pink
Phenology: deciduous
Noted for: Showy flowers


Recommended Uses: Specimen plant. Screen plant. Can be grown in a mass under trees.
Propagation: Seed, cuttings, or divisions.
Availability: Native nurseries, Seed
Light: light requirement   light requirement  
Moisture Tolerance:
Soil or other substrate: Sand, loam
Soil pH Range: Acidic


wildlife plant  
Attracts pollinators, including hummingbirds.
Native Habitats: Mesic flatwoods, scrubby flatwoods, seep slope. Ecotone between flatwoods and edges of titi swamps.

Distribution and Planting Zones

Natural Range in Florida

USDA Zones:

USDA zones are based on minimum winter temperatures

Suitable to grow in: