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Description of Rhododendron 'Midnight Mystique'

R. 'Midnight Mystique' 
Photo by: Frank Fujioka

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Midnight x One Thousand Butterflies 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, very pale purple with wide margin of dark purplish-red and with yellow bronze spots. Dome-shaped trusses hold 30 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, flat, acute apex, rounded base, bullate, 6" long, retained 2 years. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Fujioka 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 961 

 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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