Rhododendron 'elliottii'

 
Photo: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel campanulate, purplish-red to bright red. Truss holds 10-20 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblanceolate to elliptic, up to 4" long, both surfaces glabrous. 

Plant Habit: 

Upright, often straggly shrub or small tree 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

4 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

15F  (-9C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Parishia 

Geographical Origin: 

NE India 

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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