Rhododendron arborenum

Rhododendron arborenum

  • Rhododendron arborenum
  • Rhododendron arborenum
  • Flower name
    Rhododendron arborenum
  • Scientific name
    Rhododendron arborenum
  • AliasTree Rhododendron
  • Place of originSoutheast Asia to southern China, including the Himalayas and Nepal
  • Place of floweringHigh mountain, Botanical Gardens, Overseas, Sub-alpine, Potted flower, Specific area
  • Flowering seasonApril, May

What is Rhododendron arborenum

Rhododendron arborenum or Tree Rhododendron (scientific name: Rhododendron arborenum) is an evergreen tall tree in the family Ericaceae, native to Southeast Asia to southern China, including the Himalayas and Nepal. It is considered to be the largest rhododendron in the world. It is hermaphrodite. In spring, it produces about 15 to 20 hemispherical flowers, which are made up of many red bell-shaped flowers that grow in inflorescences.

Common name: Rhododendron arborenum, scientific name: Rhododendron arborenum, English name: Tree Rhododendron, Himalayan rhododendron
Place of origin: Southeast Asia, including the Himalayas and Nepal, to southern China, National flower: Nepal, Type of life: evergreen tree, Bark color: brown, Tree height: 10-20 m, Inflorescence: alternate, Leaf texture: cortical; leaf color: dark green; leaf shape: oblong-ovate; leaf length: 6-15 cm; leaf width: 2-4 cm; leaf margins: entire, Inflorescence: Umbel racemes, Flower color: red, pink, white; corolla shape: bell-shaped; flowering season: April-May; flowerlets daiameter: 4-5 cm in diameter; uses: garden, potted, medicinal.


  • Eye
    Ericales
  • Family
    Ericaceae
  • Genus
    Rhododendron
  • Species
    R. arborenum
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Bell-shaped
  • Leaf type
    oblong
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeevergreen tall tree
  • Flower colorsRed
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height1000.0 ~ 2000.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower4.0 ~ 5.0 cm

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