Rhododendron 'nivale'

 
Photo: Hans Eiberg

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Bradly funnel-shaped, purple, magenta, lilac or pink. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic or ovate, up to " long. 

Plant Habit: 

Erect shrub. 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

4 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Rhododendron 

Section: 

Rhododendron 

Sub Section: 

Lapponica 

Geographical Origin: 

China (NW & Central Yunnan, Sichuan, Tibet) 

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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