Rhododendron Species


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R. glischrum ssp rude

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionGlischraClick to see all Glischra
In cultivation since: 1924

First described: (Tagg
Harry F. Tagg
(1874-1933)
Scotland, Edinburgh
Botanical-short: Tagg
& Forrest
George Forrest
(1873-1932)
Scotland, Falkirk
Botanical-short: Forrest
)

Origin: Salween-Kiuchang, Yunnan, S.E. Tibet 3400-3700 meter

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: late 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
: 250 cm. (8ft.)

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

To try/see this go 'Home' (top-right).
on hirstum.info: 7
R. glischrum ssp rude per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 5
England : 2



Clones / selections
'Frank Kingdon Ward', 1969, unknown, ,


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Rhododendron glischrum ssp rude
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date17 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron glischrum ssp rude
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date17 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands



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