Jun 26, 2019 - Explore Brit Darington's board "Rhododendrons", followed by 510 people on Pinterest. Here are the flowers in three stages from bud to full out. Loderi Venus. Faint green markings. griffithianum. Check out our topical rhododendron newsletter, focusing on all aspects of rhododendrons. Has a compact habit compared to other Loderi-type hybrids. Prized for its powerful fragrance and pretty blooms, 'Loderi King George' is a large evergreen shrub of incredible beauty. A huge plant with enormous fragrant trusses of white kissed with pink. ... RHODODENDRON PRUNING CD. Flower fragrant, pink, fading lighter with age, faint green markings. Vigorous. ... RHODODENDRON PRUNING CD. Contains RhodoDirect specials and tips on looking after your rhododendrons. Deliciously fragrant. Quantity . Deliciously fragrant. rhs.org.uk/advice. Many people don’t realise that there are more scented rhododendrons beyond the well known Fragrantissimum or the Loderis, though these cultivars have certainly stood the test of time. Loderi King George – 6’, 0F. Clear Pink, May-June £18.00. $5.00. A magnificent plant that will some day approach the proportions and size of a small tree. Quantity . April-July. Dark pink buds open to soft pink flowers, slowly fading to white with a slight fragrance. wide (8 cm), are softly pink flushed on the outside and exhibit faint green markings in their throat. $5.00. Compact rhododendron with dark, glossy leaves with a brown indumentum on the underside. The plants form a very large tree-like shrub. See text description for a more accurate color description. famous ‘Loderi group’, with such cultivars as ‘Loderi King George’ and ‘Loderi Venus’. rhododendron collection and under-story of shrubs, perennials and bulbs. 'King George' and other Loderi rhododendrons are large leaf plants that follow this rule. Strictly speaking, if you buy any Rhododendron which has the letters "A.M." or "F.C.C." Oregon State Univ. Introduced: 1850, re-introduced 1970s. Quantity . Dark pink buds open to soft pink flowers, slowly fading to white with a slight fragrance. Quantity . However, if given enough shade they are also drought tolerant. Quantity . Vigorous. A name meaning becoming yellow and that it does in mid to late March with a burst of color against a backdrop of narrow lance-shaped leaves. March 2020. (S) COTTON CANDY (Loderi Venus x Marinus Koster) 0°F 6'. The results were rather large trees with exceptionally large flowers, fantastic fragrance and reasonable hardiness. Rhododendron ‘Loderi Venus’. Contains RhodoDirect specials and tips on looking after your rhododendrons. Mid April-May. Flower/Truss Description: Flower tubular funnel-shaped, 5½" across, fragrant, pink, fading lighter with age, faint green markings. Distribution: E. Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, SE Tibet 1800-2700m. Large trusses of fragrant rose-pink flowers with a deep crimson blotch.      I was told it was "Loderi, venus" and it has fragrant light pink flowers. Everything you need to give your plants the best start possible. For advice about rhododendron care and cultivation, visit . Can grow to become tree-size. Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  Rhododendron dalhousiae var dalhousiae Maddenia subsection H2 Flowers: usually greeny-yellow in bud, fading to cream when open, or rarely white, slightly scented (occasionally strongly). rhododendron collection and under-story of shrubs, perennials and bulbs. Predominant Flower Color: Pink. They are all have large flowers that are fragrant and range in color from pastel pinks to pure white. More Information: Rhododendron 'Loderi Venus' Photo: Hank Helm. $5.95. It’s perfect for growing in a sheltered woodland garden and makes a fantastic focal point. Image colors are approximate; they are influenced by many variables. Flower/Truss Description:  Flower tubular funnel-shaped, 5½" across, fragrant, pink, fading lighter with age, faint green markings. Rhododendron 'Loderi Venus' Rhododendron 'Loderi White Diamond' Rhododendron 'Lofthouse Legacy' Rhododendron 'Lola' Rhododendron 'Lollipop Purple' Rhododendron 'Lori Eichelsor' aka Rhododendron 'Lori Eichelser' Rhododendron 'Love Story' Rhododendron 'Lucy Lou' $5.95. Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves long, medium green. Large trusses of fragrant rose-pink flowers with a deep crimson blotch. after it in the catalogue or list, you should get only that cultivar, whether it has a cultivar name or not. Great for screens and hedges. Quite a colour change. You are close to receiving free-shipping on your order. $5.95. ‘Aurora’ is not as fragrant as the Loderi rhododendrons, but it does have slight fragrance, and has a beautiful flower. Check out our topical rhododendron newsletter, focusing on all aspects of rhododendrons. CORONATION DAY (Pink Shell x Loderi)-5°F 6' April. Allow plenty of room and give wind and sun protection. Rhododendron loderi ‘Venus’ Rhododendron loderi ‘Venus’ Rhododendron loderi ‘Venus’… More Information: Rhododendron 'Loderi Venus' Photo: Hank Helm. Evergreen - large leaves 15-45cm (6-18in) long.White - soft pink in bud, opening white, with subtle green markings in … after it in the catalogue or list, you should get only that cultivar, whether it has a cultivar name or not. Predominant Flower Color: Pink. Loderi Venus – 6’, 0F. The following list was compiled from the names appearing in American Rhododendron Society publications. Allow plenty of room and give wind and sun protection. More difficult to propagate so is not seen in the trade as much as is should be. Quantity . Size . vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value. Wholesale & retail production nursery, Specialising in rhododendrons, hardy shrubs and trees Other common names rhododendron 'Loderi Venus' Family Ericaceae Genus Rhododendron can be evergreen or deciduous shrubs or trees, with simple leaves, sometimes with a dense colourful indumentum of hairs on the lower side, and funnel-shaped, bell-shaped or tubular flowers that may be solitary or in short racemes With rhododendrons, the rule of thumb is that the larger the leaf, the less sun they can handle gracefully. famous ‘Loderi group’, with such cultivars as ‘Loderi King George’ and ‘Loderi Venus’. Loderi King George – 6’, 0F. The huge flowers open pale pink and then become white. wide (8 cm), are softly pink flushed on the outside and exhibit faint green markings in their throat. Add fertlizer to your cart to reach free shipping! Elizabeth Carlhian, Concord, MA. Mid April-May. $5.95. Strictly speaking, if you buy any Rhododendron which has the letters "A.M." or "F.C.C." Allow plenty of room and give wind and sun protection. Address:5225 Dow's Prairie Rd.McKinleyville, CA 95519. Optimize by John and Bobs. An old label identified it and its origins, Rhododendron Loderi Venus, one of the best of the Loder series for amateur gardeners. That is to say, do not buy simply R. X Loderi, but R. X Loderi 'Venus' or 'King George' or 'Irene Stead.' More Information: Rhododendron 'Loderi Venus'. The plant grows 5-6 feet tall and 7-8 feet wide in 10 years and has hand-some rounded leaves. One Shot Super Bloom 6-7-5 Fertilizer. Rhododendron ‘Loderi Venus’ has an open habit and bears large leaves and huge trusses of fragrant, funnel-shaped flowers which emerge pink and fade to near white as they mature. View Item Rhododendron 'Markeeta's Prize' Needs woodland shelter. Loderi Venus. Opening from bright pink flower buds, its huge, strongly scented, lily-like, pure white flowers, up to 3.5 in. Held in loose trusses of 9-12 flowers. These used to be widely available in the days when specialist rhododendron nurseries produced a huge range and when customers understood that sometimes special varieties need to be grafted, so were willing to pay a premium. The results were rather large trees with exceptionally large flowers, fantastic fragrance and reasonable hardiness. Loderi Venus – 6’, 0F. $5.95. Loderi Venus. A huge plant with enormous fragrant trusses of light pink. Has a compact habit compared to other Loderi-type hybrids. $5.95. A magnificent plant that will some day approach the proportions and size of a small tree. Loderi King George. See more ideas about smelling flowers, rhododendron, fragrant. Flower fragrant, pink, fading lighter with age, faint green markings. 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