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R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum

SubgenusRhododendron
SectionRhododendron
SubsectionRhodorastraClick to see all Rhodorastra
Synonyms
R. acuminatum
R. dauricum var mucronulatum   (Turcz.
Nicolai Stepanovitch Turczaninow
(1796-1863)
Nikitovka, Russia
Botanical-short: Turcz.
)
R. mucronulatum var acuminatum
R. mucronulatum var albiflorum
R. taquettii   (H.LÚv.
Augustin Abel Hector LÚveillÚ
(1863-1918)
France
Botanical-short: H.LÚv.
)
In cultivation since: 1882

First described: 1837, (Turcz.
Nicolai Stepanovitch Turczaninow
(1796-1863)
Nikitovka, Russia
Botanical-short: Turcz.
)

Origin: E. Siberia, China, Mongolia, Korea, Japan 300-1700 meter

Corolla: widely funnel-shaped
Leaves: elliptic to lanceolate

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

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: very early
Hardiness: H5
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: pink

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
: 200 cm. (7ft.)

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R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Canada : 24
Finland : 21
United States : 7
Netherlands : 4
France : 3
Denmark : 1



Clones / selections
'Cornell Pink', 1958, Skinner, H.T., ,
'Crater's Edge', 1984, Berg, Warren, Port Ludlow, Washington, USA
'Dwarf Cheju', 1988, UK, No hybridizer registered, ,
'Mahogany Red', 1981, unknown, ,
'Pink Panther', 1966, Egan, E.K., ,
'Winter Brightness', 1957, unknown, ,


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Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHarry R. Wright
Date02 April, 2011
LocationHaida Gold Gardens, Courtenay BC, Canada
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Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHank Helm
Date19 March, 2006
Location
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Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date19 February, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHarry R. Wright
Date02 April, 2011
LocationHaida Gold Gardens, Courtenay BC, Canada
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Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date13 March, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date01 March, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byNursery azaleatuin.be
Date
LocationKruishoutem, Belgium
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
white flowered (clone?)
Photo byNursery azaleatuin.be
Date
LocationKruishoutem, Belgium



mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Pink Panther'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHank Helm
Date02 March, 2008
LocationHank Helm Garden, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
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mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Pink Panther'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHank Helm
Date10 March, 2013
LocationHank Helm Garden, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
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mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Pink Panther'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHank Helm
Date
LocationHank Helm Garden, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
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mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo bySusan Lightburn
Date01 March, 2010
Locationprivate garden Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
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mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo bySusan Lightburn
Date01 March, 2010
Locationprivate garden Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
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mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byTheo Damen
Date03 February, 2007
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
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mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Mahogany Red'
Rhododendron mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Photo byHank Helm
Date26 March, 2007
LocationChimacum Woods Garden, Washington, USA
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Hybrids / cultivars where R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum is directly involved:     show indirect inv.
'Angel Powder' (photoClick to see more information


Angel Powder
), 1986, Delp Weldon E., Harrisville, Pensylvania, USA
R. minus Carolinianum Group 'Epoch' x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Boskoop Ostara' (photoClick to see more information


Boskoop Ostara
), 1990, Verboom, K.W., ,
R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum x R. dauricum
'Cliff Garland' (photoClick to see more information


Cliff Garland
), Nearing, G.G., Ramsey, NJ, USA
'Bric-Ó-brac' x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Conemaugh' (photoClick to see more information


Conemaugh
), 1934, Gable, J.B., Stewartstown, Pennsylvania, USA
R. racemosum x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Desiree' (photoClick to see more information


Desiree
), 1957, Shammarello, A.M, Euclid, Ohio, USA
R. yedoense var poukhanense x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Floda' (photoClick to see more information


Floda
), 1976, Waldman, P.M., ,
R. keiskei x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Gable's Pioneer', 1946, Gable, J.B., Stewartstown, Pennsylvania, USAR. mucronulatum var mucronulatum x R. racemosum
'Gary Ann Lewis', 1977, Lewis, G.D, Montpelier, Vermont, USAR. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Kickoff' (photoClick to see more information


Kickoff
), 1986, Delp Weldon E., Harrisville, Pensylvania, USA
'Achiever' x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'mucronulatum x racemosum', No hybridiser registered, , R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum x R. racemosum
'PJM Group x mucronulatum', No hybridiser registered, , 'PJM Group' x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'Portent', 1955, Leach, Dr. David G., North Madison, Ohio, USAR. mucronulatum var mucronulatum x R. ciliatum
'Seattle Springtime' (photoClick to see more information


Seattle Springtime
), 1947, Mulligan, B.O., ,
R. leucaspis x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
'White Surprise', 1973, Mehlquist, G.A.L, Storrs, Connecticut, USAR. dauricum x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum
Hybrids where clones/selections of R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum are involved (alphabetical per clone)
'Airy Fairy' (photoClick to see more information


Airy Fairy
), 1968, Maloney, F. Mrs., Seattle, Washington, USA
R. lutescens x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'April Pink', 1969, Kehr, A.E., Hendersonville, North Carolina, USAR. minus var chapmanii x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'Carolina Dilly', 1972, Tolstead, W.L., Davis and Elkins College, Elkins, WV, USAR. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'Coral Glow' (photoClick to see more information


Coral Glow
), 1967, Mehlquist, G.A.L, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink' x R. lutescens
'Leslie Hancock', 1985, Hancock, L, , R. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'Llenroc' (photoClick to see more information


Llenroc
), 1958, Mezitt, E.V., Weston Nurseries, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA
R. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'minus Carolinianum Group x Cornell Pink', No hybridiser registered, , R. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'Vallya' (photoClick to see more information


Vallya
), 1958, Mezitt, E.V., Weston Nurseries, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA
R. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'Weston's Pink Diamond' (photoClick to see more information


Weston's Pink Diamond
), 1964, Mezitt, E.V., Weston Nurseries, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA
'PJM Group' x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'
'Easter Dawn' (photoClick to see more information


Easter Dawn
), 1972, Lewis, G.D, Montpelier, Vermont, USA
R. minus var minus x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Pink Panther'
'Jay Murray', 1972, Lewis, G.D, Montpelier, Vermont, USAR. minus Carolinianum Group x R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum 'Pink Panther'


Indirect involvement of R. mucronulatum var mucronulatum in cultivars: (cultivar = direct child/cultivar of mucronulatum var mucronulatum)
'Desiree x No. CB-1', unknown, , 'Desiree' x 'No. CB-1'
'Elsie Lee' (photo), 1960, Shammarello, A.M, Euclid, Ohio, USA'Desiree' x 'Rosebud'
'Helen Curtis' (photo), 1960, Shammarello, A.M, Euclid, Ohio, USA'Desiree' x 'Rosebud'
'Anna Baldsiefen' (photoClick to see more information


Anna Baldsiefen
), 1956, Baldsiefen, Warren, Bellvale, New York, USA
'Gable's Pioneer' x 'Gable's Pioneer'
'Eileen Byrnes', 1978, Waterer (Bagshot), Surrey, England'Gable's Pioneer' x
'Frosty Pink' (photoClick to see more information


Frosty Pink
), 1972, Delp Weldon E., Harrisville, Pensylvania, USA
'Achiever' x 'Gable's Pioneer'
'Gary', 1969, Fetterhoff, W.M., Gibsonia, Pennsylvania, USAR. minus Carolinianum Group x 'Gable's Pioneer'
'Malta' (photoClick to see more information


Malta
), 1956, Leach, Dr. David G., North Madison, Ohio, USA
'Gable's Pioneer' x 'Gable's Pioneer'
'Olive Egan', 1978, Egan, E.K., , 'Gable's Pioneer' x 'Lady Alice Fitzwilliam'
'Pioneer Silvery Pink' (photoClick to see more information


Pioneer Silvery Pink
), 1980, Hoogendoorn Nurseries, ,
'Gable's Pioneer' x
'Satin Sheen' (photoClick to see more information


Satin Sheen
), 1975, Delp Weldon E., Harrisville, Pensylvania, USA
'Achiever' x 'Gable's Pioneer'
'Alice Swift', 1960, Yavorsky, L., Freehold, New Jersey, USA'mucronulatum x racemosum' x R. minus Carolinianum Group
'Gable's Early Bird', 1972, Gable, J.B., Stewartstown, Pennsylvania, USAR. minus var chapmanii x 'mucronulatum x racemosum'
'Leon's Rheba', 1960, Yavorsky, L., Freehold, New Jersey, USA'mucronulatum x racemosum' x R. minus Carolinianum Group
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