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Description of Rhododendron coriaceum

R. coriaceum 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

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



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F (-18C)

Foliage Description: 

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

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Large shrub or flat-topped , 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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