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Description of Rhododendron kendrickii

R. kendrickii 
Photo by: Rhododendron Species Foundation (ac66-584)

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Tubular campanulate, rose to deep red, prominent nectar pouches. Truss of 8-20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F (-12C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves oblong-lanceolate to lanceolate, wavy edges, about 5" long, retained 1-2 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Erect open shrub or small tree 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Irrorata 

Geographical Origin: 

 

 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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