Rhododendron 'lutescens'

 
Photo: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Widely funnel shaped, pale to deep yellow, spotted green. Most axillary inflorescence of 1-3 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate, apex acuminate, up to 3" long, reddish-bronze when young. 

Plant Habit: 

Upright willowy shrub 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

6 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Triflora 

Geographical Origin: 

China (Yunnan, Sichuan, Hubei, Guizhou) 

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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