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More Information: Rhododendron trichocladum

R. 'trichocladum' 
Photo by: Hans Eiberg

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Funnel-campanulate, yellow to greenish-yellow, blooming before the leaves. Inflorescence 1-5 flowered.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves obovate to obovate-elliptic, up to 1" long, deciduous.

Plant Habit:  Loose, upright shrub

Height:  2 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Sub Genus:  Rhododendron

Section:  Rhododendron

Sub Section:  Trichoclada

Geographical Origin:  NE Burma, China (S 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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