This is the rhododendron ferrugineum, which is not much cultivated in our gardens.
rhododendron maximum, L. (mountain laurel of North America).
In the case of flowering shrubs like rhododendron or Berberis it should be done as soon as the flowering season is past.
Great Laurel (rhododendron maximum) is also in the heath family.
Like the rhododendron, it grows to various heights, according to the soil or situation in which it may be planted, but 18in.
Here, as well as above, were laurel and rhododendron in profusion.
At other times we moved through vast forests of pine, and woods of oak, rhododendron, and other magnificent trees.
There was a clump of rhododendron at the head of the ravine, and near Steve's cabin.
The wide range of colouring in the rhododendron family gives an opportunity for getting almost any shade desired.
In the lowland they found much holly and laurel and rhododendron.