Photo by: Hank Helm
Predominant Flower Color: White, Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Narrowly tubular with spreading lobes, white to rose, small flowers in dense trusses.
Foliage Description: Leaves linear to oblanceolate, up to 1¼" long, lower surface pale brown.
Plant Habit: Dwarf shrub, rangy when young
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Geographical Origin: China (N and NW Yunnan, SW and C Sichuan)