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More Information: Rhododendron periclymenoides

R. 'periclymenoides' 
Photo: Chris Klapwijk

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Funnel shaped, pink, rarely white, tube often deeper colored, fragrant.

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage / Habit Description:  Leaves elliptic to oblong-obovate, up to 4" long, deciduous. Usually non-stoloniferous shrub.

Deciduous or Evergreen:   Deciduous

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Sub Genus:  Pentanthera

Section:  Pentanthera

Sub Section:  Pentanthera

Geographical Origin:  E N America (New England to Georgia, to Ohio and Tennessee)

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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