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Description of Rhododendron ludlowii

R. ludlowii 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Broadly campanulate, yellow, spotted reddish brown, conspicuous calyx. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F (-18C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves broadly obovate to oblong-obovate, up to ⅝" long, margins notched. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Low, spreading or creeping shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Uniflora 

Geographical Origin: 

China (S Tibet) 

 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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