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More Information: Rhododendron coriaceum

R. 'coriaceum' 
Photo by: Hank Helm

Predominant Flower Color:  White, Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Funnel campanulate, white to flushed rose, blotched red. Truss holds 15-20 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves oblanceolate, 4" to 10" long, wooly grey to fawn-colored indumentum, retained 3-4 years.

Plant Habit:  Large shrub or flat-topped , small tree

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Hymenanthes

Section:  Ponticum

Sub Section:  Falconera

Geographical Origin:  

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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