Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’

Rhododendron ‘taiyo’

Super Roadie

  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Flower name
    Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’
  • Scientific name
    Rhododendron ‘taiyo’
  • Alias太陽, シャクナゲ, Taiyo
  • Place of originvariety
  • Place of floweringGarden, Cut flowers, flower arrangement, Botanical Gardens, Horticultural species, Potted flower
  • Flowering seasonMarch, April

What is Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’

Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’ (scientific name: Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’) is an evergreen shrub in the family Ericaceae. It is a heat-resistant variety called Super Roadie. Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’ was bred by Koichiro Wada using Rhododendron ponticum as a crossing parent. It is a very early blooming variety and blooms red-purple large flowers. The leaves are toxic because they contain venom such as rhodotoxin.

General name: Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’ , scientific name: Rhododendron ‘Taiyo’, phylla: alternating, leaf margin: whole margin, petiole: short, inflorescence form: racemic inflorescence, flower color: magenta, flowering period: March to April, note: poisonous plants.


  • Order
    Ericales
  • Family
    Ericaceae
  • Genus
    Rhododendron
  • Species
    R. cv. Taiyo
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Funnel/trumpet shaped
  • Leaf type
    Oval
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeheat-resistant evergreen shrub
  • Flower colorsPink
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit color
  • Height30.0 ~ 300.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower5.0 ~ 6.0 cm

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