- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
Compact, slow growing evergreen. Abundant lavender-pink spring flowers.Small or Miniature
CharacteristicsPlant Type:ShrubShrub Type:EvergreenHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:24 - 36 InchesSpacing:54 - 66 InchesSpread:42 - 54 InchesFlower Colors:PurpleFlower Shade:LavenderFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:GreenHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Thriller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunLight Requirement:SunMaintenance Category:EasyBlooms On:Old WoodBloom Time:Early SpringBloom Time:Mid SpringBloom Time:Late SpringHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilUses:Border PlantUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Good for foundation plantings, woodland gardens, mixed borders.Maintenance Notes:
Prefers moist, well-drained, somewhat acidic soils. May be trimmed immediately after flowering.
An improved 'PJM' rhododendron!
A rich pinkish-lavender, heavily flowering form of 'PJM' rhododendron, 'Amy Cotta' is a slow growing, semi-dwarf form perfect for sites which call for a compact flowering evergreen. Dense, azalea-like foliage is smaller and darker than that of 'PJM'; plentiful ruffled blooms cover the plant in early spring.'Amy Cotta' Rhododendron x USPP 11,311