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Description of Rhododendron vialii

R. vialii 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower tubular-campanulate, deep red to crimson. Inflorescence mainly single flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F (-15C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate or obovate-lanceolate, 1⅛" to 4" long, smooth, reddish-purple when new. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Compact shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Azaleastrum 

Section: 

Azaleastrum 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

China (C and S Yunnan) 

 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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