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Description of 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. 



Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F (-15C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves broadly elliptic, up to 4" long, evergreen. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Upright shrub 

Sub Genus: 




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Geographical Origin: 

India (Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, China (S 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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