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Description of Rhododendron viridescens

R. viridescens 
Photo by: William Spohn

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel-campanulate, pale to greenish yellow, sometimes tinged red or pink. Inflorescence 3-6 flowered. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Very Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F (-21C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves obovate to elliptic, up to 2" long. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Broadly upright, compact small shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Trichoclada 

Geographical Origin: 

China (SE Tibet) 

 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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