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Description of Rhododendron  'California Sunset or
Haerens Saumoneus'

 
Photo by: Monrovia Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Madame Auguste Haerens sport 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, double, deep pink fading to light pink at edges. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

20F  (-7C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, medium green. Rounded habit 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Haerens 

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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