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More Information: Rhododendron 'Queen Nefertiti'

R. 'Queen Nefertiti' 
Photo: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 5" across, light purplish-pink with deeper margins and reverse and purplish-red spotting on dorsal lobe. Ball-shaped trusses of about 12 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly oblong to elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 5" long, dark green, retained 2 years. Upright and vigorous grower.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  15F  ( -9C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  Anna x Loderi Venus

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Beck

Registration Reference:  ARS 782

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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