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Description of Rhododendron 'Gwen Bell'

R. 'Gwen Bell' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Anna x Marinus Koster 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower saucer-shaped, slightly wavy edges, 5" across, deep purplish-pink with a small blotch of dark red spots. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute base, oblique-rounded base, 5" - 6" long, semi-glossy, dark yellowish-green, retained 2 years. Open, irregular habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lem 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 992 

 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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