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Rhododendron fortunei
Common Name: Rhododendron Family: Ericaceae (The Heath Family)

Rhododendron fortunei
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Open to funnel-shaped, pale lavender or pale pink to white, fragrant flowers. Trusses hold 5-12 flowers each. The leaves are up to seven inches long, with a purplish petiole (leaf stem). Grows to six feet in 10 years. Blooms in mid to late spring. From China.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Mountain woodlands at 2000 to 3000 ft.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourPink 
TypeShrub  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height4-6'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread3-5'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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