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More Information: Rhododendron 'Edwin O. Weber'

R. 'Edwin O. Weber' 
Photo: Steve Henning

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower flat saucer-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, purple with large vivid yellowish-green blotch on dorsal lobe and green spots on adjacent lobes. Flat trusses hold 28 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 6" long, dark green, retained 3 years. Upright growth habit.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Purpureum Elegans x Madame Albert Moser

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Weber

Registration Reference:  ARS 743

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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