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More Information: Rhododendron 'Hachmann's Sunny Boy'


R. 'Hachmann's Sunny Boy' 
  Photo: Fredo Schroder Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  Orange

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower broadly funnel-shaped, sometimes petaloid, 2"-3⅛" across, vivid reddish orange, edges strong reddish orange, upper lobe sometimes has strong orange blotch. Lax truss has 8-14 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic to ovate, apiculate apex, cuneate base, slightly glossy, hairy, New leaves purple bronze colored. Upright growth habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Deciduous

Height:  3 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Betty Kelly x Salmon Queen

Hybridized or Selected by:  Hachmann, H.

Registration Reference:  RHS 01

Glossary of plant description terminology.
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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