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R. moulmainense

SubgenusAzaleastrum
SectionChoniastrum
Subsection
Synonyms
R. ellipticum   (Maxim.
Carl Johann Maximowicz
(1827-1891)
Russia, Tula
Botanical-short: Maxim.
)
R. klossi   (Ridl.
Henry Nicholas Ridley
(1885-1956)
England, Norfolk
Botanical-short: Ridl.
)
R. klossii
R. laoticum   (Dop
Dop
(0-0)
Botanical-short: Dop
)
R. leiopodum   (Hayata
Bunzō Hayata
(1874-1934)
Japan
Botanical-short: Hayata
)
R. leptosanthum   (Hayata
Bunzō Hayata
(1874-1934)
Japan
Botanical-short: Hayata
)
R. leptosanthum var ellipticum
R. leucobotrys   (Ridl.
Henry Nicholas Ridley
(1885-1956)
England, Norfolk
Botanical-short: Ridl.
)
R. mackenzieanum   (Forrest
George Forrest
(1873-1932)
Scotland, Falkirk
Botanical-short: Forrest
)
R. nematocalyx   (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.
)
R. nemotocalyx
R. oxyphyllum   (Franch.
Adrien Ren Franchet
(1834-1900)
France
Botanical-short: Franch.
)
R. pectinatum   (Hutch.
John Hutchinson
(1884-1972)
England, Blindburn
Botanical-short: Hutch.
)
R. siamensis   (Diels
Dr. Friedrich Ludwig Emil Diels
(1874-1945)
Germany, Hamburg
Botanical-short: Diels
)
R. stenaulum   (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.
)
R. tanakai   (Hayata
Bunzō Hayata
(1874-1934)
Japan
Botanical-short: Hayata
)
R. westlandii   (Hemsl.
William Botting Hemsley
(1843-1924)
England, Sussex
Botanical-short: Hemsl.
)
In cultivation since: ?

First described: 1856, (Hook. f.
Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker
(1817-1911)
England, Suffolk
Botanical-short: Hook. f.
)

Origin: Arunachal Pradesh, S.E. Tibet, Burma t. South China, Taiwan and Ryukyu Island Japan

Corolla: tubular funnel-shaped
Leaves: elliptic to lanceolate

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

Winter: evergreen
Bloomtime: early midseason
Hardiness: H1
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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on hirstum.info: 1
R. moulmainense per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Japan : 1



Clones / selections
'Hayato', unknown, ,


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Rhododendron moulmainense
Photo byHank Helm
Date26 March, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron moulmainense
Photo byHank Helm
Date26 March, 2007
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron moulmainense
Photo byHank Helm
Date
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron moulmainense
Photo byHank Helm
Date
LocationRhododendron Species Botanical Garden, Federal Way, WA, USA
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Rhododendron moulmainense
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date02 April, 2007
LocationCaerhays Castle and Gardens, Cornwall, UK
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Rhododendron moulmainense
Photo byEverard Daniel
Date02 April, 2007
LocationCaerhays Castle and Gardens, Cornwall, UK
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Hybrids / cultivars where R. moulmainense is directly involved:     show indirect inv.
'Shin-shun', 1995, Kasai, K, , R. brachycarpum ssp brachycarpum x R. moulmainense

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