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Rhododendron macabeanum

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 50 ft (15 m)

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

Features: Large shiny leaves, white and hairy beneath; greenish lemon flowers

Uses: Woodland gardens Specimen plant

Zones: 8?9

Description: From northeastern India, this freely flowering evergreen species can grow as high as 50?ft (15?m) in the wild. Its bell-shaped, pale or greenish lemon yellow flowers, with a deep red or purple blotch, up to 3 in (8 cm) long, are carried in trusses of 12 t

Growth Habit: Spreading branching habit

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