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More Information: Rhododendron 'Ruth May'

R. 'Ruth May' 
Photo: Joe Coleman

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink, White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower campanulate, up to 2" across, peach pink suffused white.

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, about 1" long, dark green. Upright habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   probably Azumakagami x Sekidera

Hybridizer:  Oliver and Simson Nurseries

Registration Reference:  ARS 641

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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