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More Information: Rhododendron calostrotum ssp. calostrotum

R. 'calostrotum' 
  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.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves suborbicular to oblong-ovate, up to 1" long, upper surface usually glaucous.

Plant Habit:  Erect or mounding

Height:  2 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Sub Genus:  Rhododendron

Section:  Rhododendron

Sub Section:  Saluenensia

Geographical Origin:  N Burma, China (W Yunnan)

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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