Rhododendron ‘Kaponga’

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  • Scarlet red flowers in a compact ball.
  • Erect growing.
  • Light green foliage.
  • Early season flowering.
  • Distinctive foliage which hangs down.


  • Suitable as a feature plant for smaller gardens.
  • Often used as part of a mass planting of Rhododendrons in medium to larger garden borders.
  • Can be used to provide visual and wind screening.

Growing Conditions

  • Full sun to partial shade
  • Avoid dry or alkaline soils
  • Very frost hardy
  • Suitable for all but windiest of sites


Height Width
5 year old tree 1.0m 0.8m
10 year old tree 1.75m 1.5m
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