Photo by: Hans Eiberg
Predominant Flower Color: Red, Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular, constricted at each end, pink, orange, peach-red to crimson. Inflorescence 1-4 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves oblanceolate to obovate, up to 3½" long, margins hairy.
Plant Habit: Upright, often straggly shrub
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Scabrifolia
Geographical Origin: China (Yunnan, S Sichuan, Guizhou)