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Description of Rhododendron formosum var. inaequale

R. formosum 
Photo by: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel-campanulate, white with yellow blotch, fragrant. 

Fragrant: 

Yes  

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

15F (-9C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves elliptic to linear obovate, up to 4" long, margins bristly. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Open-growing shrub with bristly branchlets. 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Maddenia 

Geographical Origin: 

NE India 

 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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