Predominant Flower Color: White
Flower/Truss Description: Broadly campanulate to rotate, white, often tinged pink, large reddish calyx. Inflorescence usually 2-flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves broadly elliptic, up to 2¼" long, upper surface and margins densely hairy or bristly.
Plant Habit: Low shrub, wider than tall
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Boothia
Geographical Origin: China (SE Tibet)