Rhododendron 'faucium'

 
Photo: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Campanulate, pink to white tinged pink, with purple spotting. Truss holds 5-10 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblanceolate, rounded apex, retained 2-3 years. Peeling bark. 

Plant Habit: 

Upright shrub or small tree. 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

6 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Thomsonia 

Geographical Origin: 

China (S Tibet) 

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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