Photo by: Rhododendron Species Foundation (ac65-404)
Predominant Flower Color: Pink
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel to tubular funnel-shaped, pale to deep pink or mauve, rarely white, borne in axils of upper leaves.
Foliage Description: Leaves lanceolate to oblong-oval, up to 3" long
Plant Habit: Sprawling shrub with long, arching branches
Height: 4 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 10°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Virgata
Geographical Origin: E Nepal, India (Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, China (S Tibet, Yunnan)