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Description of Rhododendron  'Royal Command'

 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

 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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

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  

Hybridizer: 

Exbury 

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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