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Rhododendron hanceanum

Classification

Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Rhododendron
                        Specie: Rhododendron hanceanum

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 12-18 in (30-35 cm)

Cultivation: Well-drained, organically-rich, acidic soil

Features: Dark green scaly leaves, paler beneath; cream to yellow flowers

Uses: Rock gardens Alpine gardens Tubs Underplanting

Zones: 7?10

Description: Named after Mr Hance, a mid-nineteenth-century British consul to Canton, this small western Chinese shrub is a neat little addition to a rockery or alpine garden and also does well in containers. It is usually just 12?18?in (30?45?cm) high, though it can

Growth Habit: Branching habit

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