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Rhododendron loranthiflorum

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

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

Features: Fragrant creamy white flowers

Uses: Tropical gardens Shrub borders Tubs

Zones: 10?11

Description: From the islands around New Guinea, this Vireya species bears fragrant, creamy white, tubular flowers, up to 1 in (25 mm) long, in trusses of 4 to 5 blooms. It is a medium-sized bushy shrub to about 6 ft (1.8 m) with distinctive, rust-colored, scaly young

Growth Habit: Bushy branching habit

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