Rhododendron 'stenopetalum'

Photo: Chris Klapwijk

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Broadly funnel-shaped, lilac-pink to rose-purple; very narrow lobes in the cultivar 'Linearifolium'. May be fragrant. Inflorescence 2-10 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves dimorphic, spring leaves oblanceolate, up to 3" long; very narrow in the cultivar 'Linearifolium'. 

Plant Habit: 

Low shrub, wider than tall 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

3 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

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Geographical Origin: 

Japan (S Honshu, Shikoku) 

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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