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Description of Rhododendron moulmainense

R. moulmainense 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel-shaped, fragrant, white, pink or violet, sometimes blotched yellow or green. 3-8 flowers per axillary bud. 

Fragrant: 

Yes  

Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F (-12C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves elliptic to narrowly elliptic, up to 6" long, new leaves sometimes reddish or copper colored. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Thin to compact shrub or small tree 

Sub Genus: 

Azaleastrum 

Section: 

Choniastrum 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

E India, Burma, Cambodia, Malaysia, S China to Taiwan and Japan 

 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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