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More Information: Rhododendron habrotrichum


R. 'habrotrichum' 
  Photo by: Garth Wedemire

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Funnel campanulate, purplish-pink to white striped pink, conspicuous calyx. Inflorescence up to 15 flowered.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description:  Leaves elliptic or ovate to obovate, up to 7" long, margins glandular.

Plant Habit:  Usually bushy, sometimes leggy shrub

Height:  4 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Sub Genus:  Hymenanthes

Section:  Ponticum

Sub Section:  Glischra

Geographical Origin:  NE Burma, China (W Yunnan)

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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