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R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum

SubgenusHymenanthes
SectionPontica
SubsectionNeriifloraClick to see all Neriiflora
Synonyms
R. euchaites
R. phoenicodum
In cultivation since: 1910

First described: 1886, (Franch.
Adrien Ren Franchet
(1834-1900)
France
Botanical-short: Franch.
)

Origin: N.E. Upper Birma, N.W. Yunnan

Corolla: tubular-campanulate
Leaves: elliptic to oblong

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

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: unknown
Hardiness: H3
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: red

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

Canada : 4
Netherlands : 4
England : 3
United States : 2
France : 1



Clones / selections
'Lamellen', 1988, UK, No hybridizer registered, ,
'Rosevallon', 1935, unknown, ,


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Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byRinus Manders
Date20 May, 2014
LocationMuncaster Castle Garden, Ravenglass, Cumbria, UK
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Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date12 March, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byRinus Manders
Date20 May, 2014
LocationMuncaster Castle Garden, Ravenglass, Cumbria, UK
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Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byRinus Manders
Date20 May, 2014
LocationMuncaster Castle Garden, Ravenglass, Cumbria, UK
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neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byGarth Wedemire
Date12 March, 2005
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, Washington, USA
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neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo bySusan Lightburn
Date01 March, 2010
Locationprivate garden Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
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neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date16 April, 2010
Locationprivate garden Diepenveen, Netherlands
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neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date12 April, 2009
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
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neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date16 April, 2010
Locationprivate garden Diepenveen, Netherlands
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neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
Rhododendron neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
Date16 April, 2010
Locationprivate garden Diepenveen, Netherlands

Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Hybrids / cultivars where R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum is directly involved:     show indirect inv.
'Adjudant Group', 1933, Rothschild, L. de, Founder of Exbury Gardens, UKR. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. sperabile var sperabile
'Adrastia Group' (photoClick to see more information


Adrastia Group
), 1946, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales
R. williamsianum x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Alpaca Group', 1926, Rothschild, L. de, Founder of Exbury Gardens, UKR. Sir Charles Lemon x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Claret Cup', 1968, May, J., , 'Carmen Group' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Daphne Group', 1921, Magor, E.J.P., Lamellan, St. Tudy, Cornwall, England'Red Admiral Group' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'David' (photoClick to see more information


David
), 1939, Rose, J., ,
'Hugh Koster' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'dichroanthum x neriiflorum', No hybridiser registered, , R. dichroanthum ssp dichroanthum x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Dione Group', 1924, Magor, E.J.P., Lamellan, St. Tudy, Cornwall, EnglandR. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x 'Cornsutch Group'
'Easter Egg Group', 1937, Rothschild, L. de, Founder of Exbury Gardens, UKR. fulgens x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Eithne', 1928, Magor, E.J.P., Lamellan, St. Tudy, Cornwall, EnglandR. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x 'Red Admiral Group'
'F.C. Puddle' (photoClick to see more information


F.C. Puddle
), 1926, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales
R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. griersonianum
'F.C. Puddle Group', 1926, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, WalesR. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. griersonianum
'Ida Group', 1934, Rothschild, L. de, Founder of Exbury Gardens, UK'J.G. Millais' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Jiminy Cricket' (photoClick to see more information


Jiminy Cricket
), 1962, James Delbert W., Eugene, Oregon, USA
R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. microgynum
'Lal Kapra', 1962, Bolitho, Sir Edward, , R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. sanguineum ssp sanguineum var sanguineum
'Little Ben', 1937, Scrase-Dickins, C.R., , R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. forrestii Repens Group
'Nancy Group', 1927, Rothschild, L. de, Founder of Exbury Gardens, UK'Prometheus' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Nereid Group' (photoClick to see more information


Nereid Group
), 1934, Wilding, E. H., Stoke Poges, Buckinghamshire, UK
R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. dichroanthum ssp dichroanthum
'neriiflorum x dichroantum', No hybridiser registered, , R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. dichroanthum ssp dichroanthum
'neriiflorum x griersonianum', unknown, , R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. griersonianum
'Noorook', 1965, Boulter, V.J., , 'Marion' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Ramona', 1964, Ramsden, Sir John, Muncaster Castle, UK'Huntsman Group' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum
'Scarlet Nymph' (photoClick to see more information


Scarlet Nymph
), 1964, Larson, H.L., Tacoma, Washington, USA
R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum x R. strigillosum
Hybrids where clones/selections of R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum are involved (alphabetical per clone)
'Burletta' (photoClick to see more information


Burletta
), 1983, Hachmann, Hans, Barmstedt in Holstein, Germany
'Buketta x Mannheim' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
'Dad's Bee', 1995, Berg, Warren, Port Ludlow, Washington, USAR. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon' x 'Grenadier'
'Hachmann's Bingo', 1983, Hachmann, Hans, Barmstedt in Holstein, Germany'Lampion' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
'Mirka', 1983, Hachmann, Hans, Barmstedt in Holstein, Germany'Lampion' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'
'Whid Bee' (photoClick to see more information


Whid Bee
), 1995, Berg, Warren, Port Ludlow, Washington, USA
'Rubicon' x R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum 'Rosevallon'


Indirect involvement of R. neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum in cultivars: (cultivar = direct child/cultivar of neriiflorum ssp neriiflorum)
'Adrean Group', 1946, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Adrastia Group' x R. beanianum
'Moonstone x Adrastia', No hybridiser registered, , 'Moonstone Group' x 'Adrastia Group'
'Zampa Group', 1931, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Daphne Group' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'dichroanthum x neriiflorum X Fabia Group', No hybridiser registered, , 'dichroanthum x neriiflorum' x 'Fabia Group'
'Peach Lady', 1958, Rose, F.J., , 'dichroanthum x neriiflorum' x R. fortunei ssp discolor
'Alcibiades Group', 1933, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Hiraethlyn Group' x 'F.C. Puddle'
'wardii x F.C. Puddle', No hybridiser registered, , R. wardii var wardii x 'F.C. Puddle'
'Alan Group', 1938, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Ethel Group' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'catawbiense x F.C. Puddle Group', No hybridiser registered, , R. catawbiense x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'Dacia Group', 1958, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'F.C. Puddle Group' x R. dichroanthum ssp scyphocalyx
'Dimity Group', 1932, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'F.C. Puddle Group' x 'Penjerrick Group'
'Ethel', 1934, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'F.C. Puddle Group' x R. forrestii ssp forrestii
'Ethel Group', 1934, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'F.C. Puddle Group' x R. forrestii Repens Group
'F.C. Puddle Group x Mrs Betty Robertson', No hybridiser registered, , 'F.C. Puddle Group' x 'Mrs Betty Robertson'
'Fabiola Group', 1932, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Fabia Group' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'Felicity', 1932, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Radiance Group' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'Symphony Group', 1931, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Arthur Osborn' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'Vivid', 1941, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Humming Bird Group' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'Zampa Group', 1931, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Daphne Group' x 'F.C. Puddle Group'
'Jiminy Cricket x yakushimanum' (photoClick to see more information


Jiminy Cricket x yakushimanum
), No hybridiser registered, ,
'Jiminy Cricket' x R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum
'Wanna Bee' (photoClick to see more information


Wanna Bee
), 1964, Berg, Warren, Port Ludlow, Washington, USA
R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Jiminy Cricket'
'Veronica Milner', 1958, Greig, E,J. & M., Royston Nurseries, Vancouver Island, BC, CanadaR. campylocarpum ssp campylocarpum x 'Little Ben'
'Doncaster x Nereid Group', unknown, , 'Doncaster' x 'Nereid Group'
'Euryalus Group', 1930, Aberconway, Lord, Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales'Nereid Group' x R. griersonianum
'Nereid Group x fortunei ssp discolor', No hybridiser registered, , 'Nereid Group' x R. fortunei ssp discolor
'Edward Dunn', 1958, Ostbo, E., Bellevue, Washington, USA'neriiflorum x dichroantum' x R. fortunei ssp discolor
'neriiflorum x dichroanthum X fortunei discolor', No hybridiser registered, , 'neriiflorum x dichroantum' x R. fortunei ssp discolor
'Phyllis Ballard' (photoClick to see more information


Phyllis Ballard
), 1956, Ostbo, E., Bellevue, Washington, USA
'neriiflorum x dichroantum' x R. fortunei ssp discolor
'Fred Hamilton' (photoClick to see more information


Fred Hamilton
), 1958, Lem Halfdan, Seattle, Washington, USA
'neriiflorum x griersonianum' x R. x R. dichroanthum ssp dichroanthum
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