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Description of Rhododendron 'Lavendula'

R. 'Lavendula' 
Photo by: Todd Boland

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(russatum x saluenense) x rubiginosum 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower wavy-edges, 2" to 2⅜" across, lavender with a purple blotch. Held in truss with about 4 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 


Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, small, aromatic, dark green, turn bronze-colored in winter. Compact grower. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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