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Description of Rhododendron phaeochrysum var. levistratum

R. phaeochrysum 
Photo by: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel-campanulate, 1" - 1⅜" long, white to pink. Inflorescence 8-15 flowered. 



Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves oblong lanceolate to lanceolate, 2-5" long, fawn to light brown indumentum. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Typically upright habit. 

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Geographical Origin: 

China (N. Yunnan, Central & N. Sichuan, Gansu) 

 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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