Persil AGM

Rhododendron 'Persil'

Hybrid deciduous azalea

Parentage unknown

Knap Hill Azalea, Waterer before 1926

AGM (1993, 2002) 2012


A shrub growing to about 1.5m in height in 10 years

Flowers: Globular trusses of up to 20 funnel-shaped, single flowers. Flowers are 55mm long × 55mm wide; white with a pale-yellow blotch


Not scented

Foliage: Leaves are 75mm long × 50mm wide. Deciduous

Other Information: Easy to grow; needs some sun. Commercially available

Photo: Philippe de Spoelberch

Photo: John Swainson

Photo: George Hargreaves

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Photo: George Hargreaves