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Description of Rhododendron hunnewellianum

R. hunnewellianum 
Photo by: Rhododendron Species Foundation (ac76-037)

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, White 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Widely campanulate, white tinged pink to pink, spotted purple. Lax truss holds 4-8 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Very Early to Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F (-18C)

Foliage Description: 

Leaves narrowly oblanceolate, up to 7" long, loose whitish indumentum. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


Plant Habit: 

Usually rounded shrub or small tree 

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Geographical Origin: 

China (Sichuan, Gansu) 

 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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