Rhododendron Species


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R. farrerae

SubgenusTsutsusi
SectionBrachycalyx
Subsection
Synonyms
R. cinereoserratum   (P.C. Tam
P.C. Tam
(0-0)
Botanical-short: P.C. Tam
)
Azalea farrerae
Azalea squamata   (Lindl.
John Lindley
(1799-1865)
England, Norwich
Botanical-short: Lindl.
)
In cultivation since: 1829

First described: 1831, (Tate
Tate
(0-0)
Botanical-short: Tate
)

Origin: China, Hong Kong, Hunan to Fujian, 600 meter

Corolla: openly campanulate
Leaves: ovate

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

Winter: deciduous
Bloomtime: unknown
Hardiness: H1
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: violet

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
: 60 cm. (2ft.)



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