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R. wallichii

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionCampanulataClick to see all Campanulata
Synonyms
R. heftii   (Davidian
H.H. Davidian
(0-0)
Botanical-short: Davidian
)
In cultivation since: 1849

First described: 1849, (Hook. f.
Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
(1817-1911)
England, Suffolk
Botanical-short: Hook. f.
)

Origin: E. Nepal to W arunachal Pradesh

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: 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
: 500 cm. (17ft.)

Registered
In 'Your Garden' you can administrate
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on hirstum.info: 14
R. wallichii per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 7
France : 3
Canada : 1
England : 1
Denmark : 1
Norway : 1




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Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byHank Helm
Date27 March, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byHank Helm
Date27 March, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byHank Helm
Date27 March, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byRinus Manders
Date04 April, 2009
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byRinus Manders
Date04 April, 2009
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byRinus Manders
Date04 April, 2009
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
Rhododendron wallichii
Photo byJens Birck
Date
LocationKastrup, Denmark
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R. wallichii flower bud
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indumentum R. wallichii
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new foliage R. wallichii
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Rhododendron wallichii
new foliage
Photo byTijs Huisman
Date18 May, 2003
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