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R. glischrum ssp glischrum

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionGlischraClick to see all Glischra
In cultivation since: 1914

First described: 1916, (Balf.f.
Isaac Bayley Balfour
(1853-1922)
Scotland, Edinburgh
Botanical-short: Balf.f.
& W.W.Sm.
William Wright Smith
(1875-1956)
Scotland, UK
Botanical-short: W.W.Sm.
)

Origin: Yunnan, Upper Burma S.E. Tibet 2100-4300 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: late midseason
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: ????

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
: 500 cm. (17ft.)

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on hirstum.info: 5
R. glischrum ssp glischrum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Norway : 2
Netherlands : 1
England : 1
France : 1




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Rhododendron glischrum ssp glischrum
Photo byJohn Farbarik
Date15 April, 2007
LocationJohn Farbarik garden, Silverdale, WA, USA
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Rhododendron glischrum ssp glischrum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date29 April, 2006
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron glischrum ssp glischrum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date28 April, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron glischrum ssp glischrum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date28 April, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron glischrum ssp glischrum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date
LocationDiepenveen, Netherlands
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Hybrids / cultivars where R. glischrum ssp glischrum is directly involved:     show indirect inv.
'Catherine Josephine' (photoClick to see more information


Catherine Josephine
), 2004, Kline, Howard R, Newmanstwon, PA, USA
'Gable's 41-64' x R. glischrum ssp glischrum

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