Oblique bell-shaped white, also pale lilac to pink, blotched and spotted crimson. The ball-shaped truss holds 12-30 flowers. Leaves up to 12 inches long with an attractive rusty brown to dark brown indumentum underneath. Grows to three feet in 10 years into a dense and rounded shrub. Blooms in mid spring. From China and northeast Myanmar.
Common Name: Rhododendron
Family: Ericaceae (The Heath Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade
Primary Bloom Colour: Pink
Secondary Bloom Colour: Red
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Bees, Butterflies
Deer Resistant: No
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Conifer forests and thickets from 10000 to 14000 ft.
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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