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Description of Rhododendron wiltonii

R. wiltonii 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Campanulate, white to pink, spotted and blotched crimson. Truss holds about 10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F (-23C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves oblanceolate to broadly elliptic, upper surface with deeply impressed veins, lower surface with rust-red indumentum, 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Broadly upright shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Taliensia 

Geographical Origin: 

China (Sichuan, 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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