Rhododendron tree – it is a very beautiful tree with evergreen leaves, which are adapted to winter or subsidence. Leaves, which are able to remain constantly with a plant can not fall down on the average 4-5 years. If you have a winter rhododendron – 1 year. But if they fall, then as in the conventional, the leaves are present from April to late autumn. Rhododendrons in the middle zone of Russia is found in the wild nature. Tree rhododendron in Siberia, the Caucasus, and even spread to the Far East. If you going to buy a rhododendron tree and grow at home , to buy the best seedlings of winter-hardy species. You will be much simpler to arrange planting rhododendron winter and in the future to take care of him.
Rhododendron tree at home
Flower tree rhododendron loves acidic soils, they are a beneficial effect on its development. To the soil constantly remained acidic, it is not necessary to make a different fertilizer, but rather encouraged to make more of peat or even – sawdust. The roots of the tree rhododendron is so small that they are almost near the surface. You must be very careful while caring for neighboring plants, to avoid damaging the roots of our tree. Also, it is not recommended to grow a flower rhododendron near the plants with long roots, so there is no conflict between the two different types of plants. Planting a tree rhododendron should be carried out only in partial shade, as the sun is too bright is able to destroy the plant. Not all love the sun. If the site is growing pine, rhododendron, try to put beside her. It oxidizes the soil around them, and will not interfere with the plants near it. An ideal place for rhododendron.