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Rhododendron magnificum

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 20 ft (6 m)

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

Features: Crimson-purple flowers

Uses: Woodland gardens Tubs

Zones: 9?10

Description: In its native habitat of China and northeastern Myanmar, this large evergreen shrub or tree can reach 60?ft (18?m) but normally attains about 20?ft (6?m) in cultivation. With age it develops a very large trunk, up to 6 ft (1.8 m) in diameter. Its leaves,

Growth Habit: Spreading habit

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