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More Information: Rhododendron beanianum


R. 'beanianum' 
Photo by: Hank Helm

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Tubular campanulate, carmine to vivid red, fleshy.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early to Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves obovate to elliptic, up to 3" long, rust colored indumentum.

Plant Habit:  Fairly compact, straggly with age

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Hymenanthes

Section:  Ponticum

Sub Section:  Neriiflora

Geographical Origin:  NE Burma, India (Arunachal Pradesh)

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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