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Description of Rhododendron searsiae

R. searsiae 
Photo by: Hans Eiberg

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Purple 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Widely funnel-shaped, white to pale rose-purple, spotted green. Terminal or axillary inflorescence is 3-8 flowered. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves lanceolate to oblanceolate, acuminate apex, up to 3" long, lower surface glaucous. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Compact to upright and spreading 

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Sub Section: 


Geographical Origin: 

China (W Sichuan) 

 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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