Rhododendron 'dauricum'

Photo: Henk Borsje

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Widely funnel shaped, pale to deep purple, mauve-pink or white. 

Bloom Time: 

Very Early 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, rounded, up to 1" long, semi-evergreen, purplish in winter. 

Plant Habit: 

Erect to straggly shrub 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

3 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 




Sub Section: 


Geographical Origin: 

E Siberia, Mongolia, N China, Japan (Hokkaido) 

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.


American Rhododendron Society
1998-2019, ARS, All rights reserved.