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Description of Rhododendron mucronulatum var. taquetii

R. mucronulatum 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, Purple 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Widely funnel shaped, pink to purple. Inflorescence 1 flowered, often from multiple buds. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Very Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F (-29C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, up to 3" long, deciduous. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Dwarf shrub, to 20" tall 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Rhodorastra 

Geographical Origin: 

Korea (Cheju Island) 

 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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