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More Information: Rhododendron 'Lem's Tangerine'

R. 'Lem's Tangerine' 
Photo: Chris Anderson

Predominant Flower Color:  Orange, Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, vivid yellowish pink with deeper edges, vivid red throat, reverse reddish orange-with 3-5 reddish rays. Held in trusses of 10-14.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves lanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, convex, 4" long, glossy, olive green. Upright, open habit.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Margaret Dunn x (Anna x King of Shrubs)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Lem

Registration Reference:  ARS 874

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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