Why won't my rhododendrons flower?

In this quick video, Lucy Hall explains why rhododendrons may not flower and gives tips on encouraging buds to form.

Rhododendrons are widely-loved for their vibrant blooms – but there are a few reasons they may not flower. Watch this video to discover the reasons why you may have no rhododendron flowers, in Lucy Hall's Quick Tips video.


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