ARS Logo

 

Description of Rhododendron  'Janet Rhea'

 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

sport of [(Hiawatha x Glacier) x unnamed Seedling] x Hexe x Vervaeneanum 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, hose-in-hose, semi double, vivid purplish-red, with ⅛" to " white edging. 2-4 flowers per inflorescence. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly obovate, obtuse apex, cuneate base, 2' long, glossy, dark yellowish-green. Broad, well-branched habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Reid 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 792 

 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.


American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525,  Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail: lauragrant@arsoffice.org
1998-2014, ARS, All rights reserved.