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More Information: Rhododendron faberi

R. 'faberi' 
Photo by: Hans Eiberg

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Campanulate to funnel-campanulate, white to pale pink, spotted crimson. Truss has 6-12 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves oblanceolate to elliptic, up to 4" long, loose reddish indumentum which sheds, revealing compact whitish indumentum beneath.

Plant Habit:  Dense shrub, often open with age

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Hymenanthes

Section:  Ponticum

Sub Section:  Taliensia

Geographical Origin:  China (C Sichuan)

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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