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Description of Rhododendron campylogynum

R. campylogynum 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, Red, Purple 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Tiny, thimble shaped, pink to claret red, purple or cream. Inflorescence 1-3 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate to narrowly elliptic, up to 1" long. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Prostrate or mounded to erect small shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Campylogyna 

Geographical Origin: 

India (Arunachal Pradesh), Burma, China (SE Tibet, Yunnan) 

 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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