Photo: Rhododendron Species Foundation (ac83-94)
Predominant Flower Color: Red
Flower/Truss Description: Broadly funnel shaped, various shades of red, spotted. Inflorescence 2-6 flowered.
Foliage / Habit Description: Leaves ovate-lanceolate to linear-elliptic; spring leaves deciduous, up to 2¾"; summer leaves persistent, up to 3/4". Many-branched shrub, sometimes straggly.
Deciduous or Evergreen:
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 15°F (
Sub Genus: Tsutsusi
Geographical Origin: NE Burma, China, Thailand, Laos, Taiwan, S Japan