|Grid reference||ST 15035 77644|
|Common name||Rhododendron 'Electra'|
This tree is alongside the dry stream in the Rock Garden.
General tree description
Rhododendron augustinii 'Electra' is a large, spreading shrub, a hybrid between the type R. augustinii and its subspecies chasmanthum. It has small, lance-shaped, dark green leaves and in May clusters of violet-blue flowers 6 cm accross.