Photo by: Hans Eiberg
Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Broadly funnel-shaped, pale magenta rose to purple, rarely white. Inflorescence 3-6 flowered.
Early to Early Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves oblong-elliptic to elliptic-ovate, up to 1" long, often almost deciduous.
Plant Habit: Low, erect to prostrate shrub
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -25°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Lapponica
Geographical Origin: Circumpolar: N America (Canada, Alaska, USA), Greenland, Scandinavia, Siberia, Korea, N Japan