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More Information: Rhododendron 'Tessa Roza'

R. 'Tessa Roza' 
Photo: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" wide, various shades of deep rosy pink against a pale background, dorsal lobe has crimson spots. Held in loose truss with 3-4 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves small, convex edges, glossy, dark green. Vigorous grower with reddish-bronze bark.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  Praecox x moupinense

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Stevenson

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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