Also known as
Great Laurel, Great Laurel, Rosebay rhododendron, Great rhododendron, American rhododendron and Big rhododendron
How to care for Great Rhododendron
Great Rhododendron needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Seattle, Washington.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
January 27th, 2023
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Seattle is currently very low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in dete…
January 28th, 2023
Seattle is trending towards greater sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Seattle is expected to increase by 52.8% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 7.7 megajoules of energy per m2 pe…
January 28th, 2023
This month, Seattle is getting an average of 7.3 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will increase by 15.4% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.8 total hours of dayl…
Great Rhododendron love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Seattle, Washington ⛅.
Great Rhododendron does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Great Rhododendron after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.
January 21st, 2023
The growing potential in Seattle is very low 📉.
Repotting in late fall or winter when the day lengths are shorter can be very stressful for a plant and cause it to go into shock.
It's best to …