Rhododendron 'edgeworthii'

Photo: Don Smart

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Funnel campanulate, white or white flushed pink, may have yellow blotch at base, fragrant. Inflorescence 1-5 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong ovate, rarely elliptic, up to 6" long, upper surface bullate, dense indumentum. 

Plant Habit: 

Leggy to compact 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

3 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

15F  (-9C)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

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Geographical Origin: 

India (Sikkim, W Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh), Bhutan, Burma, China (S Tibet, 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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