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Description of Rhododendron 'Thor'

R. 'Thor' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

haematodes ssp haematodes x Felis 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 4⅓" across, bright scarlet with large calyx. Held in a lax truss of about 7 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 4" long, dark green, thickly hairy below. Compact, widely branched plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Brandt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 621 

 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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