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Description of Rhododendron  'Alexander'

 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

nakaharai x Kin-no-zai 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobed, 2" across, deep yellowish-pink to vivid red with red spotting. 1 flowered inflorescence. 

Bloom Time: 

Very Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 1⅛" long, glossy, olive green with reddish hairs. Purple gray green in winter. Creeping, dense, irregularly mounding habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Rokujo 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 744 

 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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