Rhododendron 'indicum'

Photo: Rhododendron Species Foundation (ac81-084)

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Broadly funnel shaped, rose-red to scarlet. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate to oblanceolate; spring leaves deciduous, to 1⅛". 

Plant Habit: 

Usually compact, twiggy shrub 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

3 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

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Geographical Origin: 

Japan (S & W Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, Yakushima) 

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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