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R. kesangiae var kesangiae

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionGrandiaClick to see all Grandia
In cultivation since: 1967

First described: 1989, (D.G. Long
D.G. Long
(0-0)
Botanical-short: D.G. Long
& K.Rushforth
Keith D. Rushforth
(0-0)
Botanical-short: K.Rushforth
)

Origin: Bhutan, 2900-3500 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: 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: 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
: 1500 cm. (50ft.)

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

Netherlands : 6
United States : 6
Belgium : 5
Canada : 4
England : 2
Norway : 1
France : 1




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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
CH&M 3115
Photo byDr. Stephan Bubert
Date28 April, 2012
LocationPrivate garden, Hamburg, Germany
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
CH&M 3058
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date06 April, 2010
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Ann and Edward Boscawen collected the seed themselves in Bhutan
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date26 January, 2012
LocationHigh Beeches Garden, Sussex, UK
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
KR1136 (Keith Rushforth)
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date15 April, 2009
Locationprivate garden (Quicke family), Devon, England
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date09 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date09 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date15 April, 2009
Locationprivate garden (Quicke family), Devon, England
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date09 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
CH&M 3115
Photo byDr. Stephan Bubert
Date26 April, 2012
LocationPrivate garden, Hamburg, Germany
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date26 March, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
KR 1488
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date07 April, 2010
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
CH&M 3058
Photo byDouglas Justice
Date06 April, 2010
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date05 May, 2010
LocationRoyal Windsor Great Park, Saville, Berkshire, UK
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date05 May, 2010
LocationRoyal Windsor Great Park, Saville, Berkshire, UK
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo bySusan Lightburn
Date21 June, 2013
LocationArt Lightburn Garden, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo bySusan Lightburn
Date21 June, 2013
LocationArt Lightburn Garden, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byBill Smith
Date09 June, 2011
Locationprivate garden Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byJens Birck
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Location
Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date10 April, 2010
LocationUniversity of Britsh Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date15 April, 2009
Locationprivate garden (Quicke family), Devon, England
Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
flower-bud kesangiae
Photo byJens Birck
Date
Location
Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date05 May, 2010
LocationRoyal Windsor Great Park, Valley, Berkshire, UK
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
new foliage
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date30 April, 2010
Locationown garden Nunspeet, Netherlands
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Rhododendron kesangiae var kesangiae
KR1488 (Keith Rushforth)
Photo byHerman Van Ree
Date21 August, 2009
LocationUBC Botanical Gardens, Vancouver
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