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Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia

Family: Ericaceae

Native to: Western China

Sentiment: beware

Plant

Type: shrub

Forms: clumping, erect, open form

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 2.5 feet

Max width: 2.5 feet

Flower

white/off white

Leaf

green, warm

new growth distinct

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, bird, hummingbird

Plant part consumed by birds: insects, nectar

Bird uses plant for shelter or cover or cavity: shelter

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: light shade

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil acidity: acidic

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: 0 to +30 °F

Water: regular

  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia 2
  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia 3 2
  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia 3 3
  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia 3
  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia  2
  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia  3
  • Rhododendron leucaspis ssp. boothia