Photo by: Kenneth Cox
Predominant Flower Color: Yellow, Orange, Red
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular campanulate, yellow to orange or red, sometimes bicolored.
Early Midseason to Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves narrowly elliptic, up to 4" long, evergreen.
Plant Habit: Upright shrub
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 5°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Cinnabarina
Geographical Origin: Nepal, India (W Bengal, Sikkim), Bhutan, China (S Tibet)