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R. anthopogon ssp anthopogon

SubgenusRhododendron
SectionPogonanthum
Subsection
Synonyms
R. anthopogon
R. anthopogon ssp anthopogon var album
R. anthopogon var haemonium   (Balf.f.
Isaac Bayley Balfour
(1853-1922)
Scotland, Edinburgh
Botanical-short: Balf.f.
& Cooper
Roland Edgar Cooper
(1890-1962)
Botanical-short: Cooper
)
R. aromaticum
In cultivation since: 1820

First described: 1821, (G.Don
George Don
(1798-1856)
Scotland, Forfarshire
Botanical-short: G.Don
)

Origin: E. Nepal, Bhuan, N.W. Arunachal Pradesh and S. S.E Tibet 2700-4900 meter

About anthopogon ssp anthopogon : "Dried leaves are crushed and mixed with gee to make incense for Buddhist monasteries (Gonpa)."

Corolla: unknown
Leaves: unknown

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

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: early midseason
Hardiness: H4
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: yellow

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
: 150 cm. (5ft.)

Registered
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on hirstum.info: 22
R. anthopogon ssp anthopogon per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 10
Denmark : 10
Canada : 1
France : 1

Common names
Baliminto (Monpa Tribe, Arunachal Pradesh)
Balisheng (Monpa Tribe, Arunachal Pradesh)


Clones / selections
'Betty Graham', 1969, unknown, ,


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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
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LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
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LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
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LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date19 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date13 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Pink form
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date11 August, 2007
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date07 July, 2009
LocationDiepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date16 April, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date16 April, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron anthopogon ssp anthopogon
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date02 December, 2009
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands




Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Hybrids / cultivars where R. anthopogon ssp anthopogon is directly involved:     show indirect inv.
'Frosthexe' (photoClick to see more information


Frosthexe
), 1979, Reich, W., ,
R. anthopogon ssp anthopogon x R. lapponicum

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