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Description of Rhododendron  'Spicy Lights'

Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

prinophyllum x unknown 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower narrowly tubular funnel-shaped, 2⅛" across, single, fragrant, strong yellowish-pink with moderate red veining and light orange-yellow blotch on dorsal lobe, outside of tube moderate red. Dome-shaped truss with 11 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-35F  (-37C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves mucronate apex, cuneate base, flat, 3⅜" long. Slightly purple in the fall. Broad, rounded habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 



U Minnesota 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 843 

 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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