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Rhododendron oreotrephes

Rhododendron oreotrephes

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

8m

4m

Min

4m

50 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Rhododendron oreotrephes Overview

This is an evergreen shrub with oblong to elliptical grey-green leaves. It will bear trusses of purplish-pink, bell-shaped flowers in mid spring.

Common problems with Rhododendron oreotrephes

How to propagate Rhododendron oreotrephes

Cuttings

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

Layering

Other uses of Rhododendron oreotrephes

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