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Rhododendron keiskei

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 20 in (50 cm)

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

Features: Dark olive green leaves; pale yellow flowers

Uses: Ground cover Spillover planting Underplanting

Zones: 5?8

Description: This evergreen species from central and southern Japan usually forms a low-growing, creeping, twiggy mat, although it can grow more erect in the shade. Pale yellow, widely funnel-shaped flowers, up to 1 in (25 mm) long, are borne in trusses of 2 to 6 bloo

Growth Habit: Low growing mat-forming

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