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Description of Rhododendron  'Red Slippers'

 
Photo by: Joe Coleman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(Andros x Parade) x Keisetsu 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, single, sometimes semi-double, 2" to 3" across, rose red, with reddish purple spotting. Inflorescence 2 - 4 flowered. May bloom again in autumn or winter. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves obovate to elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, mid green. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Morrison 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 65 

 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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