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Q.Rhododendron not flowering

Anonymous added on June 4, 2015 | Answered

In Glasgow, Scotland, with clay soil. Moist and partial shade. For the past 2 years my rhododendron bush has not flowered, but the bush itself is flourishing. I had transplanted it to a different area of my garden, on the year before it stopped flowering.

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Answered on June 7, 2015

It's likely the soil. If soil has too much nitrogen, it will encourage more foliage growth as opposed to flowering, which needs more phosphorus. Use a "bloom booster" fertilizer or add some bone meal to the soil to help add some phosphorus.

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