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R. taronense

SubgenusRhododendron
SectionRhododendron
SubsectionMaddeniaClick to see all Maddenia
In cultivation since: ?

First described: 1930, (Hutch.
John Hutchinson
(1884-1972)
England, Blindburn
Botanical-short: Hutch.
)

Origin: Yunnan, 1200-1600 meter

Corolla: unknown
Leaves: narrowly elliptic

Habit: epiphytic+terrestrial
epiphytic = living on dead organic material (decaying trees f.i)
terrestrial = in soil (like in your garden)

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: unknown
Hardiness:
H0 = 0 C (32 F)
H1 = -7 C (20 F)
H2 = -12 C (10 F)
H3 = -15 C (5 F)
H4 = -18 C (0 F)
H5 = -24 C (-10 F)


Predominant color: white

Height
Height
The figures listed here are the observed size in the natural environment.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
: 250 cm. (8ft.)



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Rhododendron taronense
81-126 RSBG
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date15 April, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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