Flower Database

Oh-murasaki Tsutsuji

Basic information
Flower Name
Oh-murasaki Tsutsuji
Formal Name
Rhododendron pulchrum cv. oh-murasaki
Alias
大紫, Oh-murasaki, Rhododendron pulchrum
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Cold hardiness of mature trees
Comment
Oh-murasaki Tsutsuji(scientific name: Rhododendron pulchrum cv. Oh-murasaki) is a hydrangea orchid cultivar, and in the spring red purple big flowers bloom. Oh-murasaki means a large purple flower in Japanese.There are many varieties, Akebono etc. with a pinkish white marker instead of branches.
Generic name: Oh-murasaki Tsutsuji, Scientific name: Rhododendron pulchrum cv. Ohmurasaki, aka: Oomurasaki ,Oh-murasaki, Place of Origin: Horticultural Varieties, Life Type: Deciduous Broad Leaves Shrub, Tree Height: 1 to 3 m, Leaves Quality: Hairy and Rugged, Tombs: Knitting needle shape, Leaf height: 5 to 8 cm, Leaf width: 2 cm, Leaf margin: all edges, leaves: alternate, radial symmetric flowers, joint flowers, flower size: 7 - 8 cm, flower shape: funnel shape, tip is 5 deep, flowering period: April to May, flower color: red · White · peach, flower shape: single, fruit type: fruit.
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Ericaceae
Genus
Rhododendron
Species
R. ferrugineum L.
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Wide-Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Botanic garden Graveyard、Temple park cultivated variety Pot flower street, planting
Color
Red, Pink, Violet, White
Season
Apr May
Height
100  ~ 300  [cm]
Diameter
7  ~ 8