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Description of Rhododendron  'Vuyk's Scarlet'

 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, frilly-edges, 2" across, deep red with darker spots towards base of throat. Inflorescence 1-2 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 1" long, glossy, dark green, turn dark red in autumn. Compact, spreading habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

van Nes 

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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