Rhododendron 'Medusa'

Medusa rhododendron

Evergreen Shrub

This evergreen shrub is is a real show-stopper in spring when it is loaded with vibrantly colored salmon-orange flowers over a long period in spring.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


Size: 30 - 48 tall x 30 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attracts Bees, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Flowers, Long Blooming, Low Maintenance, Year-round Interest

Flower Color: Orange
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Spring
Flower Shape: Pendant

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden, Deer Resistant, Pest / Disease Resistance, Slug / Snail Resistant
Wildlife: Bees, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Slug / Snail Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Late Spring / Early Summer, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos