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Description of Rhododendron  'Girard's Crimson'

 
Photo by: Dow Gardens Archive, Bugwood

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(Boudoir x Aladdin) x (Boudoir x Corporal) 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, 2" across, strong purplish-red with a strong red blotch. Inflorescence 3-flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate to orbicular, mucronate apex, rounded base, 1" long, glossy, moderate deep green. Broad, well branched habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Girard 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 752 

 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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