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R. goodenoughii

SubgenusRhododendron
SectionVireya
SubsectionEuvireyaClick to see all Euvireya
In cultivation since: 1964

First described: 1960, (Sleumer
Hermann Otto Sleumer
(1906-1983)
Netherlands
Botanical-short: Sleumer
)

Origin: Papua New Guinea, Goodenough Island, Mt. Goodenough

Corolla: trumpet-shaped
Leaves: broadly elliptic

Habit: 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
: 200 cm. (7ft.)



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Rhododendron goodenoughii
83.058
Photo byHank Helm
Date26 March, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron goodenoughii
83.058
Photo byHank Helm
Date26 March, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron goodenoughii
83.053
Photo byHank Helm
Date27 March, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron goodenoughii
83.053
Photo byHank Helm
Date27 March, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
See high-resolution version
Rhododendron goodenoughii
83.053
Photo byHank Helm
Date
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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