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Description of Rhododendron wasonii

R. wasonii 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow, White, Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Open campanulate, yellow, white or pink, lightly spotted, of thin texture. Truss holds 8-15 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves ovate-lanceolate, up to 4" long, sparse to dense, pale to dark reddish-brown indumentum. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Compact when young, open with age 

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Geographical Origin: 

China (C 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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