EPPO Global Database

Rhododendron kiusianum(RHOKI)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: RHOKI
  • Preferred name: Rhododendron kiusianum
  • Authority: Makino


Japan (high mountains in Kyushu), endemic. This species, like several others (R. indicum, R. pulchrum) has contributed to the diversity of cultivated hybrids of the azalea type. 

Common names
Name Language
miyama-kirishima Japanese
ミヤマキリシマ Japanese