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More Information: Rhododendron 'Louise Dowdle'

R. 'Louise Dowdle' 
Photo: Joe Coleman

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly campanulate, 3" across, slightly wavy edges, paler than vivid purplish red, spotted deep red. Compact truss holds 2 flowers.

Bloom Time:  Midseason to Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves 2" long, dull, light green. Broad, spreading habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   (Vittatum x mucronatum) x Shinnyo-no-tsuki

Hybridizer:  Morrison

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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