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Description of 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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F (-15C)

Foliage Description: 

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

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Much-branched shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Tsutsusi 

Section: 

Tsutsusi 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

Japan (S Kyushu) to Taiwan 

 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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