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Description of Rhododendron huianum

R. huianum 
Photo by: Garth Wedemire

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely campanulate, deep pink to rosy-red. Loose truss holds 6 to 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F (-18C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves oblanceolate to oblong-lanceolate, 3-6" long, apex cuspidate to acuminate, cuneate base, olive green 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Tall shrub or small tree 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Fortunea 

Geographical Origin: 

China (S. and S.E. Sichuan, N.E. Yunnan, N.E. Guizhou) 

 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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