Photo by: William Spohn
Predominant Flower Color: White
Flower/Truss Description: Tubular-campanulate, cream, rarely white, often yellowish inside, fragrant. Truss holds 2-6 flowers.
Midseason to Late Midseason
Foliage Description: Leaves obovate to oblanceolate, up to 7" long.
Plant Habit: Leggy, sprawling shrub, often epiphytic
Height: 5 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: 15°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Geographical Origin: E Nepal, India (Sikkim), Bhutan, China (SE Tibet)