Rhododendron 'canadense'

 
Photo: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Rotate campanulate, the two lower lobes flared apart, rosy purple to white. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

2 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to oblong, up to 2" long, bluish-green deciduous. Upright, stoloniferous shrub. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Sub Genus: 

Pentanthera 

Section: 

Rhodora 

Sub Section: 

 

Geographical Origin: 

E N America (Labrador to New Jersey) 

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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