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Description of Rhododendron  'Jack A. Sand'

 
Photo by: Kristian Theqvist

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(Homebush x Cecile) x (Homebush x Cecile) 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower tubular funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 2" across, double, fragrant, deep purplish pink at edges shading to light yellowish-pink at throat, with a strong orange-yellow botch in throat. Truss has 12-18 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to oblanceolate, mucronate apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, somewhat bullate, light green, purple in fall. Upright habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Sand 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 801 

 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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