Predominant Flower Color: Purple, Lavender
Flower/Truss Description: Broadly funnel-shaped, deep indigo-purple to pinkish lavender. Truss holds 4-6 flowers.
Foliage Description: Leaves narrowly to broadly elliptic, up to 1½" long.
Plant Habit: Low and compact to tall and straggly shrub
Height: 3 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -10°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Lapponica
Geographical Origin: China (N Yunnan, SW Sichuan)