Rhododendron Species


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R. adenopodum

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionArgyrophyllaClick to see all Argyrophylla
Synonyms
R. simiarum ssp youngae
R. youngae   (W.P. Fang
Wen Pei Fang
(0-0)
Botanical-short: W.P. Fang
)
In cultivation since: 1900

First described: 1895, (Franch.
Adrien Ren Franchet
(1834-1900)
France
Botanical-short: Franch.
)

Origin: E. Sichuan and Hubei 1500-2000 meter

Corolla: funnel-campanulate
Leaves: oblanceolate

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

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: midseason
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: 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.)

Registered
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on hirstum.info: 16
R. adenopodum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 6
United States : 5
Denmark : 3
Canada : 1
Germany : 1




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Rhododendron adenopodum
Photo byJens Birck
Date12 May, 2001
LocationKastrup, Denmark
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Rhododendron adenopodum
Photo byJim Willhite
Date14 April, 2012
LocationJenkins Arboretum, Devon, PA, USA
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Rhododendron adenopodum
R. adenopodum RSBG 76-142
Photo byFrederick Thurber
Date18 April, 2012
LocationPrivate garden, Westport Point, Massachusetts, USA
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Rhododendron adenopodum
Photo byJim Willhite
Date24 April, 2005
LocationJenkins Arboretum, Devon, PA, USA
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Rhododendron adenopodum
Greig form
Photo byKen Gibson
Date12 April, 2004
LocationPrivate garden, Tofino, Vancouver Island, Canada
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Rhododendron adenopodum
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date02 December, 2009
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands



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