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More Information: Rhododendron cinnabarinum ssp. xanthocodon


R. 'cinnabarinum' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow, Orange, Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Campanulate, semi-pendant, yellow, orange, apricot or purple.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves broadly elliptic, up to 4" long, evergreen.

Plant Habit:  Upright shrub

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Sub Genus:  Rhododendron

Section:  Rhododendron

Sub Section:  Cinnabarina

Geographical Origin:  India (Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, China (S Tibet)

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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