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Description of Rhododendron parmulatum

R. parmulatum 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink, Red 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Tubular campanulate, white, yellow flushed pink, pink to red, often spotted red. Truss has 4-6 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F (-15C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate to elliptic, up to 3" long, lower surface glaucous and almost glabrous. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Broadly upright or rounded shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Neriiflora 

Geographical Origin: 

China (S Tibet) 

 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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