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Rhododendron johnstoneanum

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 15 ft (4.5 m)

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

Features: Creamy white flowers

Uses: Woodland gardens Tubs

Zones: 7?9

Description: This heat-tolerant evergreen species is widely distributed in northern India, and grows to 15?ft (4.5 m) in height. It forms a large untidy bush with smooth, peeling, reddish brown bark. The funnel-shaped flowers are about 21?2 in (6 cm) long, slightly fr

Growth Habit: Spreading straggly habit

Comments: Several cultivars available







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