Rhododendron aberconwayi

Medium species rhododendron

  • Flowering Time : May
  • Height in 10 years : 2 metres / 6 feet 6 inches

Description

Upright evergreen shrub with distinct saucer-shaped pure white, spotted red. flowers standing boldly above the foliage in an erect inflorescence. Well clothed in tough rigid leaves.Grows wild in N. Yunnan and Guizhou, China.

Flower Months

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Rhododendrons will start flowering around this time, depending on the season, for a week or so.

Hardiness

  • UK Zone : 4
  • RHS Zone : H (Fully Hardy)
  • EGF Zone : H2
  • US Zone : 7A
  • Min Temp : -18°C (0°F)

Hardy in all but the coldest parts of Pacific Northwest and UK, France and northern Italy, around Bergen (Norway) and mildest parts of NE USA such as Cape Cod and parts of Long Island.

Alternative Rhododendrons

  • Rhododendron 'aberconwayi x williamsianum'