chamaethomsonii var. chamaedoron

Rhododendron chamaethomsonii var chamaedoron
Neriiflora Subsection Forrestii Group
Eglandular branchlets and petioles with a thin discontinuous indumentum on the leaf underside
Likely to be a natural hybrid. A form of R.chamaethomsonii var chamaethauma with thin indumentum and glandular below the leaf.

Photo: Russell Beeson
Location: Hillier Arboretum