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Description of Rhododendron luteiflorum

R. luteiflorum 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Campanulate, lemon yellow to greenish yellow. Truss has 3-6 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F (-15C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves elliptic, up to 3" long, lower surface glaucous, aromatic. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Compact to stiff and erect shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Glauca 

Geographical Origin: 

NE Burma 

 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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