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R. dendrocharis

SubgenusRhododendron
SectionRhododendron
SubsectionMoupinensiaClick to see all Moupinensia
In cultivation since: 1980

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

Origin: W. Central Sichuan, 1800-3200 meter

Corolla: saucer-shaped
Leaves: elliptic

Habit: epiphytic+terrestrial
epiphytic = living on dead organic material (decaying trees f.i)
terrestrial = in soil (like in your garden)

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: early
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
: 60 cm. (2ft.)

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on hirstum.info: 25
R. dendrocharis per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 10
Canada : 5
Finland : 5
Denmark : 2
England : 2
France : 1




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Rhododendron dendrocharis
SICH 2185
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date22 March, 2010
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
SICH 2185
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date17 April, 2012
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byJens Birck
Date03 May, 2010
Locationprivate garden Kastrup, Denmark
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date30 March, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date16 April, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date12 March, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date03 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byJens Birck
Date
Location
Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byMarlene Storah
Date
LocationIn the wild, summit of Wawu Shan Sichuan
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byMarlene Storah
Date
LocationIn the wild, summit of Wawu Shan Sichuan
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date02 December, 2009
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands
Rhododendron dendrocharis
new foliage
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date21 April, 2010
Locationown garden Nunspeet, Netherlands
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Rhododendron dendrocharis
SICH 2185
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date17 April, 2012
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Hybrids / cultivars where R. dendrocharis is directly involved:     show indirect inv.
'formosum x dendrocharis', Cox, Peter A., Glendoick, ScotlandR. formosum var formosum x R. dendrocharis
'Plover' (photoClick to see more information


Plover
), Cox, E.H.M., ,
R. dendrocharis x R. edgeworthii

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