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More Information: Rhododendron spinuliferum

R. 'spinuliferum' 
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.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves oblanceolate to obovate, up to 3" long, margins hairy.

Plant Habit:  Upright, often straggly shrub

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Sub Genus:  Rhododendron

Section:  Rhododendron

Sub Section:  Scabrifolia

Geographical Origin:  China (Yunnan, S Sichuan, Guizhou)

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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