Rhododendron noriakianum Suzuki

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Genus

Other species in genus

Glossary

corolla
The inner whorl of the perianth. Composed of free or united petals often showy.
exserted
Protruding; pushed out.

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Low shrub; young shoots densely covered with adpressed bristles. Leaves of one kind, deciduous, 0.7-1.5 x 0.4-0.6cm, ovate to ovate-oblong, apex obtuse, apiculate; upper surface glabrescent; petioles covered with bristles. Pedicels densely pilose. Flowers 3-4 per inflorescence; calyx small; corolla red, funnel-shaped, c.15mm; stamens 7-10; ovary pubescent, style glabrous.

Season May.

Distribution N Taiwan.

Habitat 2,000-3,000m..

RHS Hardiness H4a?..

This species is allied to R nakaharae but is said to differ in its smaller corolla and slightly exserted stamens It may no longer be in cultivation


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