Rhododendron hippophaeoides

Small species rhododendron

  • Flowering Time : March, April, May, September, October
  • Height in 10 years : 1 metres / 39 inches


Erect semi dwarf shrub. Grey green narrow leaves, grey below, aromatic, scaly, grey green. Lavender blue flowers,. Prefers full sun

Flower Months

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Rhododendrons will start flowering around this time, depending on the season, for a week or so.


  • UK Zone : 5/6
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Somewhere between Hardy anywhere in the UK and moderate parts of Europe such as Holland, southern Sweden, coastal Denmark, favourable parts of Germany etc, moderate parts of NE USA and eastern Canada. AND Hardy in colder parts of Germany and Scandinavia, New York, Nova Scotia, etc.