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R. amagianum

SubgenusTsutsusi
SectionBrachycalyx
Subsection
Synonyms
Azalea amagiana
R. weyrichii var amagianum
In cultivation since: 1930

First described: 1930, (Makino
Tomarito Makino
(1862-1957)
Japan, Sakawa
Botanical-short: Makino
)

Origin: Mts Amagi and Higane in Idzu Province, S Honshu, Japan

Corolla: openly campanulate
Leaves: broadly ovate

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

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: very late
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: orange

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
: 500 cm. (17ft.)

Registered
In 'Your Garden' you can administrate
your rhododendrons.

To try/see this go 'Home' (top-right).
on hirstum.info: 5
R. amagianum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Denmark : 3
Germany : 1
Netherlands : 1

Common names
Mt. Amagi Azalea



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Rhododendron amagianum
Photo byDr. Stephan Bubert
Date19 June, 2013
LocationPrivate garden, Hamburg, Germany
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Rhododendron amagianum
Photo byHank Helm
Date
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron amagianum
planted 2007
Photo byDr. Stephan Bubert
Date19 June, 2013
LocationPrivate garden, Hamburg, Germany
See high-resolution version
Rhododendron amagianum
Photo byHank Helm
Date
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
Rhododendron amagianum
planted 2007
Photo byDr. Stephan Bubert
Date19 June, 2013
LocationPrivate garden, Hamburg, Germany
See high-resolution version



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