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More Information: Rhododendron megeratum

R. 'megeratum' 
  Photo by: Hank Helm

Predominant Flower Color:  White, Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Broadly campanulate to rotate-campanulate, cream, yellow or off-white, with yellow blotch. Inflorescence 1-3 flowered.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early to Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves elliptic to orbicular, up to 1" long, lower surface glaucous.

Plant Habit:  Bushy, compact dwarf shrub

Height:  2 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Sub Genus:  Rhododendron

Section:  Rhododendron

Sub Section:  Boothia

Geographical Origin:  India (Arunachal Pradesh), NE Burma, China (SE Tibet, NW Yunnan)

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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