Rhododendron 'wallichii'

 
Photo: Hans Eiberg

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel-campanulate, white to mauve or rosy purple. Truss holds 5-10 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to ovate, up to 5" long, glabrous or with a discontinuous indumentum. 

Plant Habit: 

Rounded shrub to upright small tree 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

4 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Sub Genus: 

Hymenanthes 

Section: 

Ponticum 

Sub Section: 

Campanulata 

Geographical Origin: 

E Nepal, India (Sikkim, Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, China (S 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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