- Flower nameRhododendron kaempferi
- Scientific nameRhododendron kaempferi
- Place of originJapan
- Place of floweringLow mountains
- Flowering seasonApril, May, June
What is Rhododendron kaempferi
Rhododendron kaempferi, yama tsutsuji is native to Japan and is a semi-deciduous broad-leaved shrub belonging to the family Ericaceae. It grows wild in the low mountain meadows of Hokkaido and Kyushu in Japan. In the spring, it produces red flowers.
General name: Rhododendron kaempferi,scientific name: Rhododendron kaempferi. asa: yama tsutsuji (Japanese) , tree height: 100~500 cm, Phyllem: alternate,Leaf shape: ovalflower color: red, inflorescence form: raceme, corolla: funnel-shaped with 5 tip fissures, flowering period: April-June, number of stamens: 5, style: 1, fruit type: capsule, fruiting period: August-October.