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More Information: Rhododendron calostrotum ssp. keleticum


R. 'calostrotum' 
  Photo by: Hans Eiberg

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Widely funnel shaped or rotate, pale to deep purplish crimson.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves oblong to elliptic to lanceolate, less than 1" long.

Plant Habit:  Prostrate to mounding

Height:  1 foot in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Sub Genus:  Rhododendron

Section:  Rhododendron

Sub Section:  Saluenensia

Geographical Origin:  NE Burma, China (SE Tibet, NW Yunnan)

Glossary of plant description terminology.
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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