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R. argyrophyllum ssp hypoglaucum

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionArgyrophyllaClick to see all Argyrophylla
In cultivation since: 1900

First described: (Hemsl.
William Botting Hemsley
(1843-1924)
England, Sussex
Botanical-short: Hemsl.
)

Origin: E. Sicuan, W. Hubei

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: 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
: 500 cm. (17ft.)

Registered
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on hirstum.info: 11
R. argyrophyllum ssp hypoglaucum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 5
Denmark : 5
Germany : 1



Clones / selections
'Heane Wood', 1972, Hardy, Maj. A.E., Hythe, Kent, UK


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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp hypoglaucum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date20 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp hypoglaucum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date
LocationDiepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron argyrophyllum ssp hypoglaucum
R. argyrophyllum ssp. hypoglaucum RSBG 1980/119
Photo byFrederick Thurber
Date18 April, 2012
LocationPrivate garden, Westport Point, Massachusetts, USA
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