Photo by: Hans Eiberg
Predominant Flower Color: Pink, Purple, Red
Flower/Truss Description: Widely funnel shaped or rotate, pink, rose-crimson, purple, magenta often spotted darker on upper lobes. Inflorescence 1-5 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves suborbicular to oblong-ovate, up to 1½" long, upper surface usually glaucous.
Plant Habit: Erect or mounding
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Saluenensia
Geographical Origin: N Burma, China (W Yunnan)