Alexander AGM

Rhododendron 'Alexander'
Evergreen Azalea
North Tisbury hybrid: Massachusetts c.1965
R.nakaharae x R.'Kin-no-sai' (unknown) crossed by Rokujo, Japan
AGM (2002) 2012
Creeping irregularly mounding spreading habit.
10 year height/spread: 25cm/75cm
Flowers: medium to large (to 7cm); deep reddish orange with a purple blotch.
Late June
Foliage: small leaves similar to R.nakaharae
Suitable for very small gardens and the rock garden.

Photo: Millais Nurseries