Rhododendron a. 'Olga Mezitt', PJM's Olga
Deep pink flowers on dense and erect evergreen foliage, shows some deer resistance, a spring garden classic.
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Plant Type(s): Flowering Shrub
Spring/Summer Care: Prune within 30 days after flowering. Do not fertilize past June.
Autumn/Winter Care: No pruning or maintenance needed.
Fertilizer Needs: Rhododendron rarely need fertilizer, but when they do, it is best to use organic-based fertilizers during late winter. If soil pH is high, there are also acidic fertilizers designed for Azalea/Rhododendron that could be used.