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Rhododendron konori

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

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

Features: Matt green leaves have a bluish tinge; pure white to pinkish flowers

Uses: Woodland gardens Tubs

Zones: 10?11

Description: This Vireya species from New Guinea forms a most impressive shrub to about 12 ft (3.5 m) tall. Its very distinctive, large, matt green leaves have a bluish tinge and a prominent, reddish brown, hairy coating underneath when young. Its deliciously fragrant

Growth Habit: Upright branching habit

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