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Description of Rhododendron  'Mother's Day'

 
Photo by: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Professeur Wolters x Hinodegiri 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, hose-in-hose to semi double, strong red with faint deep red dorsal spotting. Inflorescence 2-3 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 1" to 1⅛" long, bright green, tinged red. Compact, spreading habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

van Hecke 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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