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Description of Rhododendron  'Pink and Sweet'

 
Photo by: Weston Nurseries

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

arborescens x arborescens hybrid 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 1" across, deep purplish-pink with a dark pink central stripe edged on each side with yellow flare on dorsal lobe. Dome-shaped truss of 7. 

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves obovate, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, down-curved margins, 2" long, glossy. Upright, dense habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 992 

 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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