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Description of Rhododendron lindleyi

R. lindleyi 
Photo by: Don Wallace

Predominant Flower Color: 


 Flower / Truss Description: 

Openly funnel-campanulate, very large, white blotched yellow, may be tinged pink, fragrant. Truss usually holds flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Late Midseason
(Different forms may bloom at different times.) 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

20F (-7C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to oblong-elliptic, up to 5" long. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Straggly shrub, usually epiphytic 

Sub Genus: 




Sub Section: 


Geographical Origin: 

Nepal, India (Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur), Bhutan, 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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