Photo by: Kenneth Cox
Predominant Flower Color: Lavender
Flower/Truss Description: Very widely funnel shaped, sometimes reflexed, lavender, often pale colored.
Foliage Description: Leaves narrowly elliptic to lanceolate, up to 4½" long.
Plant Habit: Tall upright shrub
Height: 6 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Triflora
Geographical Origin: China (SE Tibet, N Yunnan, W Sichuan)