Scientific Name: Rhododendron groenlandicum Form: Round
Common Name:Labrador tea Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:EricaceaeHabit: Dense
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: B.C. west of Cascades, U.S. - northwest Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Leathery, Pubescent, Elliptic Linear
Flowers: Corymb, (Floriferous), White, May- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Sep
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil: Bog
Landscape Uses: Herb, Mixed shrub border, Native planting, Reclamation, Small garden/space, Spring interest, Wetland - bogs, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves alternate, narrowly elliptical, grayish, rolled under with rusty hairs on the underside.