Rhododendron bureavii 'Cinnamon Bear'

Cinnamon Bear Rhododendron, Rhody

Evergreen Shrub

Compact and slow-growing Rhododendron with fantastic foliage. White flowers in spring are a bonus.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun

Water Needs: Regular / Even

Soil: Acidic, Rich, Well-drained


Size: 18 - 36 tall x 18 - 36 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attractive Foliage, Attracts Bees, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Flowers, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Green, Bronze / Copper

Flower Color: White
Bloom Season: Spring

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Specimen, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden, Deer Resistant, Once-a-Year Maintenance
Wildlife: Bees, Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest
Position / Role: front of border, mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos

  • PNW Plant Combination Using Low Maintenance Shrubs

    Focus: Curb Appeal, Efficient Use of Space, Mixed Border, Pleasing Seasonal Flow, Small Space, Goofproof Maintenance, Privacy and Screening, Year-round Interest
    Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade, Part Shade
    Zone: 6, 7, 8

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