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Description of Rhododendron aberconwayi

R. aberconwayi 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Saucer-shaped, white or tinged pink, speckled red. Trusses of 6 to 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves elliptic, heavy textured, recurved margins, up to 2" long. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Open, stiff, upright 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Irrorata 

Geographical Origin: 

China (N Yunnan, Guizhou) 

 Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on local climate and soil conditions.
Hardiness temperature is also an approximate guideline.


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