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Description of Rhododendron albrechtii

R. albrechtii 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, Purple 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Rotate campanulate, about 1⅜" across, pink to reddish purple. Truss holds 2-5 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F (-26C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate to oblong-lanceolate, up to 4" long, bronze-colored when new, deciduous. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Upright and twiggy 

Sub Genus: 

Pentanthera 

Section: 

Sciadorhodion 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

Japan (Hokkaido, Honshu) 

 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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