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More Information: Rhododendron 'Old Copper'

R. 'Old Copper' 
Photo: Garth Wedemire

Predominant Flower Color:  Orange

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower campanulate, 2" across, coppery-orange fading to orange-yellow with red spotting. Held in loose trusses of up to 5 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, sage green. Upright, open habit.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  Vulcan x Fabia Group

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Van Veen Sr.

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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