Rh. Col. Rogers 2

Rhododendron 'Colonel Rogers'. Yes that's right, COLONEL Rogers. A military chap. One wonders what sort of a fellow he was to have this named after him. I think my mother used to have a bathing cap a bit like this.

About Noel Kingsbury

Noel Kingsbury is a gardener and writer based in the west of England. Author of over 20 books, including four collaborations with Dutch designer Piet Oudolf, he is passionate about wild-style planting and bringing nature into the garden.

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