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More Information: Rhododendron canadense


R. 'canadense' 
  Photo: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Rotate campanulate, the two lower lobes flared apart, rosy purple to white.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage / Habit Description:  Leaves elliptic to oblong, up to 2" long, bluish-green deciduous. Upright, stoloniferous shrub.

Deciduous or Evergreen:   Deciduous

Height:  2 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -25F  ( -32C)

Sub Genus:  Pentanthera

Section:  Rhodora

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Geographical Origin:  E N America (Labrador to New Jersey)

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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