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R. argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionArgyrophyllaClick to see all Argyrophylla
Synonyms
R. argyrophyllum var cupulare   (Rehder
Alfred Rehder
(1863-1949)
Germany
Botanical-short: Rehder
& E.H. Wilson
Ernest Henry Wilson
(1876-1930)
England, Chipping Campden
Botanical-short: E.H. Wilson
)
R. chionophyllum   (Diels
Dr. Friedrich Ludwig Emil Diels
(1874-1945)
Germany, Hamburg
Botanical-short: Diels
)
In cultivation since: 1904

First described: 1886, (Franch.
Adrien Ren Franchet
(1834-1900)
France
Botanical-short: Franch.
)

Origin: Sichuan, N.E. Yunnan and S. Saachi 2000-3600 meter

About argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum : "with silver leaves"

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: 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: pink

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
: 700 cm. (23ft.)

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R. argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

France : 13
Netherlands : 3
United States : 2
Norway : 2
Canada : 2
Denmark : 2
England : 1




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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
GUIZ 0125
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date12 April, 2010
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date06 May, 2010
LocationNymans Garden House, Sussex, UK
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date02 April, 2004
LocationLeonardslee/Loder Plants, Sussex, UK
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo bySusan Lightburn
Date07 May, 2008
LocationGarden RSBG Edinburgh
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date28 April, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
W1210
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date18 February, 2004
LocationRoyal Windsor Great Park, Valley
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date
LocationDiepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date15 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date
LocationDiepenveen. Netherlands
Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Belmonte code 19--BG02598
Photo byTheo Damen
Date27 April, 2004
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
GUIZ 0125
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date12 April, 2010
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date11 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date11 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date11 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
var cupulare is now synonym for argyrophyllum ssp argyrophyllum
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date26 October, 2009
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands




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