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Description of Rhododendron  'Girard's Fuchsia'

 
Photo by: Joe Coleman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

[(Herbert x Girard's Hot Shot) x Sandra Ann] x Sandra Ann 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" to 3" across, moderate to deep purplish-red with moderate purplish-red spots, reverse deep purplish-pink. Inflorescence 3 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly obovate to elliptic, apiculate apex, narrowly cuneate base, 1" long, glossy, moderate yellowish olive green. Broad habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Girard 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 812 

 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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