Rhododendron 'pachysanthum'

 
Photo: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel-campanulate, white to pale pink, usually spotted green or crimson. Truss holds 10-20 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate to lanceolate, up to 4" long, upper surface with persistent silvery to brown indumentum, lower surface with thick rusty brown indumentum. 

Plant Habit: 

Compact, dense shrub 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

2 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Maculifera 

Geographical Origin: 

Taiwan 

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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