Rhododendron

gator_01May 7, 2006

Hello everyone, Im from the Monroe area. I was curious if anyone in this area has/had grown Rhododendrons??

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tamivileine(z8b OS,MS, US)

Um,

Azaleas are everywhere. Azaleas ARE rhododendrons...

sea ya
tami

    Bookmark   May 8, 2006 at 9:08AM
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gator_01

What can I say, duh. Im all red and embarassed now but I really didnt know that.
Thanks
Im just an ignorant man trying to lessen my ignorance.

    Bookmark   May 8, 2006 at 7:05PM
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tamivileine(z8b OS,MS, US)

I'm sorry, I didn't mean to come across rudely, but I was confused about the question since...

I'm learning that if I go do research either by searching the Gardenweb site for keywords or by searching Google (or your favorite search engine) for keywords, I usually find the answer to my question and a lot of interesting things besides.

sea ya
tami

    Bookmark   May 9, 2006 at 8:55AM
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curdog007

I've tried rhododendrons before on the MS Gulf Coast with 100% failure. I'm told that it's to hot here. I was visiting my daughter in Hover AL and I could not resist buying two at Pikes Nursery. Just beautiful. I passed this on to a transplant yankee friend and she laughted and said I should take a picture now because they will sone be gone.
Lynn

    Bookmark   May 14, 2006 at 9:30PM
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lalady7(z8La)

I bought a rhododenrun from Pushepetappa Gardens in Franklinton, La several years ago and it is still alive and doing fairly well. They have selections for this area. Their phone is 504-839-4930 email "jthornton@i-55.com"

    Bookmark   May 15, 2006 at 10:03AM
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