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Cinnamon-Coloured Rhododendron

Rhododendron fulvum

Also known as

Sickle-Capsule Rhododendron

Rhododendron fulvum by peganum (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Cinnamon-Coloured Rhododendron Overview

This is an evergreen shrub with glossy dark green leaves that are elliptic to lance-shaped with a pale brown underside. The flowers are trusses of tubular to bell-shaped white flushed with pink blooms borne in mid-spring.

Common problems with Cinnamon-Coloured Rhododendron

How to propagate Cinnamon-Coloured Rhododendron

Cuttings

Propagate by simple layering, dropping or semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Layering

Other uses of Cinnamon-Coloured Rhododendron

Grown mainly for the beauty of the flowers. Ground cover & interesting leaves. Suitable for northern and eastern aspects.