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Description of Rhododendron  'Great Expectations'

Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Anytime Tetra x nakaharai 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, double, strong reddish-orange with purplish-red dorsal botch. Lax inflorescence with 2-3 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 


Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly obovate, mucronate apex, narrowly cuneate base, 1" to 2" long, ciliate, deep green. Broad habit with decumbent branches. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




Registration Reference: 

ARS 843 

 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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