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Description of Rhododendron 'Rose Elf'

R. 'Rose Elf' 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

racemosum x pemakoense 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender, White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly campanulate, 1⅛" across, open lavender, fade to white flushed pink. Held in loose clusters. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves broadly elliptic, " to 1⅛" long, glossy, dark green. Plant dense mound-like and spreading. Drought resistant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lancaster 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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