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More Information: Rhododendron 'Vuyk's Scarlet'

R. 'Vuyk's Scarlet' 
Photo: Steve Henning

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

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves 1" long, glossy, dark green, turn dark red in autumn. Compact, spreading habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  2  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

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

Hybridizer:  van Nes

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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