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Description of Rhododendron moupinense

R. moupinense 
Photo by: William Spohn

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink, Red 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Openly funnel-campanulate, white often tinged pink, pink to deep rose-red. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Very Early to Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F (-18C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves narrowly ovate to elliptic or obovate, up to 1" long. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Fairly compact to lax, straggly shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Moupinensia 

Geographical Origin: 

China (C Sichuan, NE Yunnan, Guizhou) 

 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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