Photo by: Jens Birck
Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Broadly funnel-shaped, bright to dark pinkish purple, often with deep red spots, inflorescence 1 to 2 flowered.
Early Midseason to Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves lanceolate or oblanceolate, ¾" - 1½" long, glossy, dark green.
Plant Habit: Prostrate, mat-forming shrub.
Height: 1 foot in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 0°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Uniflora
Geographical Origin: India (Arunachal Pradesh), Tibet, Myanmar