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Description of Rhododendron  'Arneson Ruby'

 
Photo by: Harold Greer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

F3 selection (Gibraltar x Favor Major) x F3 selection [(Gibraltar x Favor Major) x Wallown Red] 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, strong red, unmarked. Ball-shaped truss has 13 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, slightly bullate, mid green. Upright plant habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Arneson 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 952 

 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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