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Description of Rhododendron arizelum

R. arizelum 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Oblique-campanulate, cream or creamy yellow tipped rose, apricot or red. Inflorescence 15-25 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F (-15C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate to oblanceolate, up to 10" long, brown to cinnamon indumentum. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Small tree 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Falconera 

Geographical Origin: 

India (Arunachal Pradesh), Burma, China (SE Tibet, NW Yunnan) 

 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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