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'Rhododendron x candelabrum' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.
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RHS Hardiness H3-4a.
A hybrid between R. thomsonii and R. campylocarpum. It differs from subsp. thomsonii, (which it otherwise resembles), in its pink flowers, glandular ovaries and relatively shorter calyces, 2-8(-15)mm long.