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Description of Rhododendron minus var. chapmanii

R. minus 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel shaped, pink to purplish pink, sometimes spotted greenish. Truss of 4-12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves oval to oblong-oval, up to 4" long, apex rounded. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Compact to straggly, branches erect and rigid 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Caroliniana 

Geographical Origin: 

E N America (Florida) 

 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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