Predominant Flower Color: Yellow
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel-campanulate, yellow to greenish-yellow, blooming before the leaves. Inflorescence 1-5 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves obovate to obovate-elliptic, up to 1½" long, deciduous.
Plant Habit: Loose, upright shrub
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Trichoclada
Geographical Origin: NE Burma, China (S Tibet, NW Yunnan)