How do I identify my rhododendron?
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Thereof, what does a rhododendron leaf look like?
The flowers are tubular-, funnel-, or bell-shaped—and often fragrant. The leaves of the smaller azalea are usually pointed and narrow; the leaves of the rhododendron are generally large and leathery. They come in many flower colors, including pink, red, white, yellow, and purple.
One may also ask, how do you revive a rhododendron? How to Bring a Rhododendron Back to Life
- Make sure that the rhododendron is in the right location. The shrub prefers the afternoon shade.
- Check the soil for moisture.
- Scrape the branch slightly with a knife to see if there is any green colored layer under the bark.
- Check the rhododendron for fungus disease.
- Check if the leaves look yellow with a green vein.
Additionally, how many types of rhododendron are there?
What do rhododendrons symbolize?
Alluding to its floral colors, "rhododendron" means rose or red tree. Blooming in white and beautiful shades of pink, red, purple, orange and yellow, the bell-shaped rhododendron flowers belie what grows beneath---leaves proven to be poisonous. The rhododendron flower symbolizes caution and danger.