Rhododendron Gomer Waterer


Rhododendron ‘Gomer Waterer’

Plant Fact File:

  • Plant Type: Evergreen Shrub
  • Common Name: Rhododendron
  • Size: (Size may vary, please check with the supplier)
  • Height: Up to 1.5m
  • Spread: Up to 1.5m
  • Flower Color: Deep pink to red
  • Flowering Season: Spring
  • Aspect: Partial shade to full sun
  • Soil Type: Moist, well-draining, acidic soil
  • Hardiness: Fully Hardy


Rhododendron ‘Gomer Waterer’ is a compact evergreen shrub prized for its vibrant spring blooms and attractive foliage. With a mature height and spread of up to 1.5m, this rhododendron adds a burst of color to the garden while providing year-round interest with its lush green foliage.

Key Features:

  • Spectacular Spring Blooms: ‘Gomer Waterer’ produces abundant clusters of trumpet-shaped flowers in deep pink to red hues during the spring months. The striking blooms create a dazzling display against the backdrop of glossy green foliage, adding vibrancy and charm to any garden.
  • Compact Growth Habit: This rhododendron exhibits a compact and bushy growth habit, making it suitable for smaller gardens, borders, and containers. Its neat form and moderate size make it an excellent choice for landscaping projects where space is limited.
  • Evergreen Foliage: Enjoy year-round beauty with the glossy, dark green foliage of Rhododendron ‘Gomer Waterer’. The leaves provide an attractive backdrop for the colorful spring blooms and maintain their lush appearance throughout the seasons, adding texture and depth to the landscape.
  • Versatile Landscape Use: Use ‘Gomer Waterer’ as a focal point in mixed borders, woodland gardens, or as a specimen plant. It also works well when planted in groups or used to create informal hedges or screens. The compact size and vibrant blooms make it a versatile and eye-catching addition to any garden.
  • Easy to Grow: This rhododendron is relatively low-maintenance and adapts well to a variety of garden conditions. Plant ‘Gomer Waterer’ in a location with partial shade to full sun and moist, well-draining soil enriched with organic matter.