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Description of Rhododendron kiusianum var. sataense

R. kiusianum 
Photo by: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple, Pink, White 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel shaped, small, salmon-red, pink, purple, white. Inflorescence 2-3 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F (-23C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves ovate-elliptic, up to 1" long, evergreen. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Compact, much-branched shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Tsutsusi 

Section: 

Tsutsusi 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

Japan (Kyushu) 

 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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