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More Information: Rhododendron 'Victor Frederick'

R. 'Victor Frederick' 
Photo: Paul Lawry

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 4" to 5" across, vivid red with a red blotch and ring around base of throat, reverse has red stripe down center of each lobe. Held in conical trusses of 17 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic or lanceolate, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 8" long, dark green, retained 3-4 years. Plant upright, broad, somewhat decumbent.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Lem

Registration Reference:  ARS 744

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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