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Description of Rhododendron 'Lavender Queen'

R. 'Lavender Queen' 
Photo by: Paul Wurz

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

red catawbiense seedling x Boule de Neige 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower slightly frilly, lavender with purple blotch. Held in ball-shaped truss. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, glossy, dark green, bronze-colored in winter.. Densely foliated, grows wider than high. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Shammarello 

Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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