Rhododendron Species


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R. baileyi

SubgenusRhododendron
SectionRhododendron
SubsectionBaileyaClick to see all Baileya
Synonyms
R. thyodocum
In cultivation since: 1913

First described: 1919, (Balf.f.
Isaac Bayley Balfour
(1853-1922)
Scotland, Edinburgh
Botanical-short: Balf.f.
)

Origin: Sikkim, Bhutan, S. Tibet 2400-4300 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: 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: purple

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
: 200 cm. (7ft.)

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on hirstum.info: 8
R. baileyi per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 4
Canada : 3
Denmark : 1




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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date21 April, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date21 April, 2005
LocationMike Bale
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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date16 April, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date21 April, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date21 April, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byJens Birck
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Rhododendron baileyi
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date21 December, 2009
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands



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