American Rhododendron Society Web Site ARS
navigation menu background

Azalea Plant Search

New Search

  "Printer Friendly" Page

More Information: Rhododendron 'Marie's Choice'

R. 'Marie's Choice' 
Photo: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly-edges, 3" across, fragrant, white, faint green spotting. Inflorescence 2-3 flowered.

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves near elliptic to near narrowly obovate, convex, mucronate apex, cuneate base, glossy, yellow green, 1 3/4" long, retained 2 years. Upright, broad habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  2  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -20F  ( -7C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   (Hino-crimson x yedoense var poukhanense) x Desiree

Hybridizer:  Shammarello

Registration Reference:  ARS 834

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.

American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail:
1998-2015, ARS, All rights reserved.