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Description of Rhododendron 'Twilight Fire'

R. 'Twilight Fire' 
Photo by: Jim Barlup

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Maricela x {Lem's Cameo x ([(Lem's Cameo x Ken Janeck) x Brandt's Tropicana] x [Whopper x Brandt's Tropicana])} 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 3" across, strong reddish orange with darker rays of strong red along mid ribs, deep red markings on dorsal lobe. Dome-shaped truss holds 12 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 


Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F  (-12C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, rounded base, 5" long, dull, dark yellowish green, held 2 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 092 

 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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