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More Information: Rhododendron tashiroi

R. 'tashiroi' 
Photo by: Elaine Sedlack

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Broadly funnel-campanulate, pale pink to pale rose-purple, spotted. Inflorescence 2-5 flowered.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves elliptic-obovate, up to 2" long, in clusters of 2 or 3 at tips of branches.

Plant Habit:  Much-branched shrub

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Tsutsusi

Section:  Tsutsusi

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Geographical Origin:  Japan (S Kyushu) to Taiwan

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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