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R. longipes var longipes

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionArgyrophyllaClick to see all Argyrophylla
In cultivation since: 1995

First described: 1912, (Rehder
Alfred Rehder
(1863-1949)
Germany
Botanical-short: Rehder
& E.H. Wilson
Ernest Henry Wilson
(1876-1930)
England, Chipping Campden
Botanical-short: E.H. Wilson
)

Origin: N.E. Yunnan, S.E. Sichuan, Guizhou 1300-2000 meter

Corolla: unknown
Leaves: unknown

Habit: terrestrial
epiphytic = living on dead organic material (decaying trees f.i)
terrestrial = in soil (like in your garden)

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: unknown
Hardiness: H4
H0 = 0 C (32 F)
H1 = -7 C (20 F)
H2 = -12 C (10 F)
H3 = -15 C (5 F)
H4 = -18 C (0 F)
H5 = -24 C (-10 F)


Predominant color: pink

Height
Height
The figures listed here are the observed size in the natural environment.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
: 300 cm. (10ft.)

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R. longipes var longipes per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 4




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Rhododendron longipes var longipes
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date26 October, 2009
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
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Rhododendron longipes var longipes
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date26 October, 2009
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
Rhododendron longipes var longipes
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date21 August, 2009
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, vancouver

Rhododendron longipes var longipes
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date21 August, 2009
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, vancouver
Rhododendron longipes var longipes
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date25 November, 2009
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands



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