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Description of Rhododendron stamineum

R. stamineum 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Predominant Flower Color: 


 Flower / Truss Description: 

Narrowly tubular funnel-shaped, tube long and narrow, narrow lobes, often scented, white to pale pink, yellow or orange blotch. Each bud holds 3-5 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Mid to Late Season
(Different forms may bloom at different times.) 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F (-12C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves elliptic to oblanceolate, glossy, 2⅜" to 5" long, medium green. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Shrub or small tree 

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 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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