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More Information: Rhododendron 'Autumn Royalty'


R. 'Autumn Royalty' 
  Photo: Flowerwood Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, single, 3.5"-4" across, wavy-edged, inside strong purplish red with darker spotting on dorsal lobe and upper wings, outside strong purplish red.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Both Early and Very Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, flat, cuneate base, acute apex, 2.25"-2.75" long, dull, moderate olive green above; with hairs on both surfaces, white at first, becoming dark grayish reddish brown and less numerous with age. Dense plant habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  5 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Georgia Giant x oldhamii 'Fourth of July'

Hybridized or Selected by:  Lee

Registration Reference:  ARS 981

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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