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Description of Rhododendron  'Midnight Flare'

 
Photo by: Donald Hyatt

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Red Red x Red Slippers 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, single, 2" across, deep red with strong purplish red blotch on three lobes. Inflorescence has 2-11 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, slightly up-curved margins, semi-glossy, dark bluish green, colored red in winter. Spreading habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Harris 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 091 

 Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on local climate and soil conditions.
Hardiness temperature is also an approximate guideline.


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