But many of the cool climate varieties will thrive in Auckland provided they receive the proper conditions. Create a beautiful outside space to relax in with stunning Rhododendrons. Cold climate rhododendrons in Taranaki often suffer from the lack of a proper winter chill. 99 80. Les named a macabeanum hybrid for his daughter, Joy Jury. Scented. We prefer to avoid the use of chemical sprays in the garden and the quest for the last five or more decades has been to breed for plants which will tolerate warmer conditions and keep healthy foliage without spraying. White flowers with green-yellow throat. It is not a Jury hybrid at all but it appears more likely that it may be a named cultivar imported from the UK. They were first discovered by a Flemish botanist, Charles l’Ecluse. Landscape Grade = >1 Litre or more, strong and healthy for planting out. Felix imported a number of rhododendrons, both species and hybrids, from the northern hemisphere but it was his disappointment with the number which did not like the warm and moist conditions of coastal Taranaki which started him plant breeding. Soft Shadows (yakushimanum x argrophyllum) Carmine rose flowers fading to white. But many species can be tricky, touchy and downright disappointing in less than ideal conditions whereas hybrids bring new vigour and reliability. The pairing can be effective on any scale. Premium Grade = >1.3 Litre or more, larger than landscape Grade, nice and bushy. The largest plant is from the 5+ year department and will be a minimum of 1m x 1m in size. Barbara Jury (polyandrum x Sirius) Felix Jury hybrid. Many typical bell shaped flowers in loose trusses. Wholesale & retail production nursery, Specialising in rhododendrons, hardy shrubs and trees Large, reflexed, frilled flowers, coral pink, rose in throat. Instead of struggling to grow unsuitable plants it is best to concentrate instead on shrubs that naturally grow and thrive in shade. Red buds opening to yellow in full truss of flowers. One of the best pure yellows. Phone. aka Rhododendron Large full trusses of deep wine purple with a dark blotch appear in spring. 1.5m Mid. Handsome dark foliage and a vigorous upright habit make this a Rhododendron to add to your collection. Scented, upright and vigorous. In bud the flowers are soft apricot pink, opening to frilly ivory white with green and orange spotting. Contact Us Awa Nursery Mahana Road, Waimauku PO Box 170, Waimauku Phone: (09) 411 8712 Fax: (09) 411 8715 Email: info@awanursery.co.nz [divider] Online Enquiries Please use the form below to enquire via the website. These range from those in the Tender section at lower elevations around 2500 metres. 1.2m ), Moon Orchid - one of Felix's best selections. Rhododendrons Rhododendrons originate mainly from the Himalayas where about 600 different Rhododendron species can be found. Landscaping New Zealand native trees and shrubs for harsh climates includint Roxburgh, Athol, Luggate, Albert Town, Queenstown, Wanaka, Cromwell, Glenorchy, Jacks Point. ... Standard Grade ... Large size - 9cm Pot Coprosma rugosa lobster. There are large and small flowered varieties. As with many keen gardeners, Felix would have concentrated on growing the species if he could grow them well. Phone. Beautiful Naples yellow trumpet flowers with orange yellow inner throat. 1.8m Mid. Never widely distributed. Platinum Ice - introducing blue tones to the maddeniis. For a fuller story, check on The Jury Rhododendron Legacy – written for and published by the RHS in 2011. Rhododendrons are evergreen, flowering from late autumn to early summer. Exceptionally healthy growth and flower power. A compact earlier flowering maddenii type, Large open flowers of heavy texture in creamy white, flushed pink with green to yellow throat. 1.5m Early-mid. Aurora x thompsonii Large Rhodo. Floral Gift (Michael’s Pride x polyandrum) Mark Jury hybrid. Huge trumpets are white with pale orange stain. Saffron Queen (xanthostephanum x burmanicum) Felix Jury form. Big Plant Depot - Selling all sizes of plants for your home and garden needs in Nelson, Hope, Richmond and Tasman region. Excellent dark green foliage and elegant flowers. Slow compact growth. We supply trees for councils, landscapers, and the general public and deliver trees all over New Zealand. They produce a mass of large, flat blooms and grows best in dappled shade. Leafland is New Zealand's best wholesale tree nursery, specialising in high-quality, large-grade specimen trees. Puts on a magnificent display. Late. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! In the 1950s when Felix and Mimosa were laying out and planting the new gardens at Tikorangi, rhododendrons were a high prestige plant. Good foliage, very dark and almost leathery. Floriferous and compact with mid green, bullate foliage and delightful peeling bark. Lobes are waved to frilly. Compact, freeflowering and sun tolerant. None of these proved easy to propagate but they are excellent garden plants. Compact bushy growth, dark foliage. Early/Mid: 1.5m: Countess of Athlone : Large mauve pink flowers in upright trusses. Les was Felix’s older brother and better known for his camellias. Trading for more than 100 years, our established plant nursery stocks a wide range of native trees and other varieties, delivered across New Zealand. Healthy performer. 2m Late. This is one of the larger rhododendron varieties, reaching head height after 10 years. One of the largest flowered species. Strongly scented. Katie can form a wall of apricot to peachy orange flowers. Mark Jury hybrid. Beautiful spring gardens, small or large, can be created beneath trees by planting these shrubs, along with other shade-tolerant plants like Camellias, Hol… Outstanding foliage. Ice blue florets mature to white. Never widely released because it proved difficult to propagate. Grows around 1.2m. Cherry Glow: This is a New Zealand bred, compact, bushy variety. A smaller golden nuttallii, fragrant trumpets in soft creamy gold. 25x Kōhūhū - Pittosporum - large size - $9.99 each supertubes Pittosporum tenuifolium. Upright growth. Beautiful. 1.2m. Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window), Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window), Cordyline Red Fountain & other miscellaneous Jury-bred plants. Floral Sun (sino nuttalli x R W Rye) Mark Jury hybrid. Lightly scented. Felicity Fair (polyandrum x Sirius) Felix Jury hybrid. Good form for Japanese style gardens. The tropical vireya rhododendrons do well in the Los Angeles basin, and can be grown outdoors in Florida, Hawaii and in parts of Australia and New Zealand. Red Felix is sometimes attributed to Felix Jury but not a Jury hybrid and has never been propagated here. Easy Big Trees is the largest tree and shrub supplier on the South Island, with over 90,000 plants in stock on 30 acres in Southland. Moon Orchid (polyandrum x Sirius) Felix Jury hybrid. OUT OF STOCK: Mid: 1.2m: Roman Pottery Our plants are locally grown and we have the largest range in town. A note about Les Jury hybrids. The silver leaves are caused by a native thrip which infests the underside of the leaves, sucking out the chlorophyll. Floral Dance (sino nuttallii x edgeworthii) Felix or Mimosa Jury hybrid (both claimed it as their own). Compact growth, fawn suede indumentums on foliage. Rhododendrons are at the top of that list. Rhododendron bushes are similar to azaleas and members of the genus Rhododendron.Rhododendrons bloom in late spring and provide a burst of color before summer flowers set in. In the 1950s when Felix and Mimosa were laying out and planting the new gardens at Tikorangi, rhododendrons were a high prestige plant. Taranaki Rhododendron and Garden Festival. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. 2.5m Mid-Late. Tender. Buds are rose pink which remains suffused over the outside of the open flower, which is light yellow with a green turning orange blotch at the back of the throat. Rhododendron Size. For a fuller story, check on The Jury Rhododendron Legacy - written for and published by the RHS in 2011. Scented. Nelson Plant and Tasman landscaping supplier with Japanese Maples, Michelias, Rhododendrons, Canton Lace, and Gordonia and many more. Budget Grade = Bare rooted, a baby plant or pup, ships wrapped in potting mix, will need some TLC before planting out into a large garden. However he did a number of griersonianum grande crosses, including one which bears his name. Open growth habit and dark green foliage. They grow from a height of 50cm up to 4 … Lovely pastel apricot trumpets with pink flush and orange throat. They may flower well but the foliage can be ratty and tatty with leaf burn and silver leaves and plants can even go into gradual decline and fade away. Plant in semi-shade and mulch the roots regularly to keep cool. [contactform email=mark@paragondesign.co.nz] [divider] Location Map Click here for a location map Click here to view on Google Maps Heavily perfumed, free flowering, weather hardy blooms with dark foliage. Very floriferous. They vary in height and shape, but all produce a plethora of blooms that are perfect for shady, acid-rich areas in the garden. Compa... (R. LEMS CAMEO X) Fragrant light yellow-pink flo... (Yakushimanum x Doncaster) Light pink flowers in early Oc... © Blue Mountain Nurseries 2020 | Created by Fluid. It takes a minimum of five years from the time the grafting stock is propagated until the smallest grade of standards are ready for sale, approximately 120cm height. Beautifully frilled trumpet shaped flowers are white with lobes flushed pink and a yellow throat. 1.5m Mid-Late. Big Plant Depot - Selling all sizes of plants for your home and garden needs in Nelson, Hope, Richmond and Tasman region. 1.5m Mid. Good dark foliage with smaller leaves, typical of this breeding, but needs good drainage. Rhododendron Bernice - arguably one of the best performers Felix named, Bernice (polyandrum x Royal Flush Townhill) Felix Jury hybrid. Late: 1.5m: Pierce’s Apricot : Deep pink/red buds open to flesh toned apricot flowers. Aravir: A fairly tough variety, which produces an array of delicate white flowers. Crimson throat toning to white on edges. A hardy, evergreen shrub which has large, frilly, pure white blooms with rich maroon markings that begin to emerge in spring. Grows around 0.6m. It appears that the original scion may have been removed from a show table and put into propagation without Felix’s knowledge, let alone his agreement. Platinum Ice (augustinii x maddenii) Mark Jury hybrid, bringing lilac blues into the maddeniis. Mid/Late: 1m : Nectarine : An unusual colour of nectarine. Bright yellow smallish flowers in abundance. Saffron Queen is indeed saffron yellow and can entirely smother the bush in bloom. 2m Mid-Late, Felicity Fair - Felix's personal favourite. We rate this as one of Felix’s best as an all round garden plant. Heavy textured, dark, bullate foliage with red stems. Cross Hills rhododendrons are grown in open field conditions, without shade at an altitude of 1800ft (600metres). Very large leaves. Large-leafed rhododendron species can be planted in open areas within native bush where they benefit from the shelter. Rhododendrons The genus rhododendron includes nearly 1000 species (as found in the wild) and many thousands of hybrids (crosses between either two species or subsequent crossings). Grows around 2m. 2.5m Mid. This amounts to them being exposed to cool air so that buds can set and mature properly. Oderings Garden centres have 4 wholesale locations growing a large range of plants which include bedding, perennials, shrubs, vegetables and much more. 'Mary Tasker'. Lightly scented, compact and vigorous. Grows to between 1.2m to 1.8m both in height and width. Four to five flowers per truss with each flower some 12.5cm across. Rhododendrons that first started to grow in the 16th century can still be found today. Compact and upright with distinctive creamy orange flowers on dark foliage. Allwood Trees was established in 2008 and opened to the public on 01 April 2009. Meadow Lemon - healthy with no spraying in our meadows, Meadow Lemon (Percy Wiseman x Lems Cameo). Felix imported a number of rhododendrons, both species and hybrids, from the… Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Strongly scented. Abigail Jury (yakushimanum x Dido) Felix Jury hybrid. Big Leaved Species with their massive leaves up to 75cm long, grow in conifer forests around 3000metres. Barbara Jury - the purest yellow of this range. These special plants are very labour intensive and involve many hours of work to create. Fire Plum: This variety produces a mass of deep red flowers. While the original cross was done and named by C. Williams in the 1940s, Felix repeated the cross and came up with a better performing plant which is commonly the form seen in New Zealand at least. We produced thousands of them every year and Mark had a full scale breeding programme running on them, naming new cultivars at a cracking rate. Eye catching late in season. Floral Legacy (sino nuttallii x nuttallii) Felix Jury hybrid. Primary 022 0696288. They were introduced to the European Alps and thus the name, Alpine Rose (Rhododendron histru… The rhododendrons though, can give that splash of colour that the natives often lack, creating a seasonal wow factor that might otherwise be missing. Lollipop Lace (williamsianum x loderi) Les Jury hybrid, raised and registered by Felix Jury but never widely distributed. These low maintenance plants have transformed thousands of gardens for New Zealand homes. Very nice shade. Mid season flowering. Bernard Hollard distributed an unknown seedling as Jury No 9 (syn: Hollard’s No 9) which is presumably one of Les Jury’s seedlings. Shade is the biggest ‘problem’ in many gardens, especially if you have mature shade trees like maple on your property. Round truss. Mid: 2m: Corry Koster : Pale pink flowers, frilled edges, red spotting in throat. We have a great selection of our exclusive Standard Rhododendrons priced from $160.00. Rich pink frilly flowers on dark foliage. Waxy red flowers ... 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