Predominant Flower Color: Purple
Flower/Truss Description: Funnel shaped, small, lavender-blue to rich purple, sometimes pinkish. Inflorescence 1-5 flowered.
Foliage Description: Leaves oblong to ovate, up to ¾" long, upper surface glaucous.
Plant Habit: Compact, prostrate or mounding shrub
Height: 2 feet in 10 years.
Cold Hardiness Temp: -15°F (
Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): L
Sub Genus: Rhododendron
Sub Section: Lapponica
Geographical Origin: China (Yunnan)