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Description of Rhododendron  'Homebush'

 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel shaped, frilled edges, about 1" across, semi-double; deep purplish pink on a base of rose madder. Tight, ball-shaped truss with 14-16 flowers. Holds color well in sun. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, light green. Upright, open growth habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

A. Waterer 

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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