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Description of Rhododendron  'Chiara'

 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Pink Down x Boudoir 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, hose-in-hose, wavy lobes, vivid purplish red with vivid reddish orange blotch on dorsal lobe. Inflorescence 3-4 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, obtuse with apiculus, cuneate base, flat, 1" long, glossy, moderate yellowish green. Rounded habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Girard 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 831 

 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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