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Description of Rhododendron groenlandicum

R. groenlandicum 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Tiny white flowers in dense clusters. 

Fragrant: 

No  

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Late Midseason
(Different forms may bloom at different times.) 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F (-32C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves linear elliptic, margins recurved, up to 2" long, thick rust colored indumentum. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Plant Habit: 

Erect shrub 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Ledum 

Geographical Origin: 

Greenland, N America (Canada, N USA) 

 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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