Rhododendron 'macrophyllum'

 
Photo: Hank Helm

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Broadly campanulate, pink to rosy purple, occasionally white, spotted yellow. Truss holds 10-20 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong-obovate to elliptic, up to 9" long, glabrous when mature. 

Plant Habit: 

Erect, vigorous shrub or small tree 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

5 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Pontica 

Geographical Origin: 

W N America (California to British Columbia) 

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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