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More Information: Rhododendron temenium var. temenium


Predominant Flower Color:  Pink, Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Tubular-campanulate pink to red. Truss holds 2-6 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves elliptic, 1⅜" to 3⅛" long, may have scant white indumentum, retained 1-3 years.

Plant Habit:  Compact, dome-shaped shrub

Height:  3 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Hymenanthes

Section:  Ponticum

Sub Section:  Neriiflora

Geographical Origin:  China (NW Yunnan, SE 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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