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More Information: Rhododendron montroseanum

R. 'montroseanum' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Oblique-campanulate, pale to deep to purplish pink, crimson basal blotch. Ball-shaped truss holds 15-20 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early to Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves oblong to oblanceolate, up to 18" long, silvery to buff shiny indumentum.

Plant Habit:  Upright large shrub or tree

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Hymenanthes

Section:  Ponticum

Sub Section:  Grandia

Geographical Origin:  China (S Tibet)

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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