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More Information: Rhododendron 'Royal Command'

R. 'Royal Command' 
Photo: Tijs Huisman

Predominant Flower Color:  Orange

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, about 1" across, vivid reddish orange. Round to broadly round, compact truss with 9-14 flowers. Requires light shade as color fades in direct sunlight.

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, acute, cuneate, light brownish-green when new, later glossy dark green. Broad to broadly upright, somewhat irregular habit. Mildew resistant.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Deciduous

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -20F  ( -29C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Hybridizer:  Exbury

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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