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prinophyllum

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 6-15 ft (1.8-4.5 m)

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

Features: Oblong leaves, hairy underneath; pink funnel-shaped flowers

Uses: Shrub borders Woodland gardens

Zones: 4?9

Description: Found from Quebec in Canada southwards through most of northeastern and northern central USA, this deciduous azalea is a 6?15?ft (1.8?4.5?m) tall shrub with small oblong leaves that have very hairy undersides. Clusters of 5 to 9 funnel-shaped flowers, 11?

Growth Habit: Rounded habit

Comments:

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial





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