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Description of Rhododendron tsusiophyllum

R. tsusiophyllum 
Photo by: Jens Birck

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Tubular-campanulate, small, pink in bud opening white. Inflorescence 1-4 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F (-18C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate, up to" long, semi-persistent. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Dainty creeping or mounding shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Tsutsusi 

Section: 

Tsutsusi 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

Japan (C Honshu) 

 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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