ARS Logo

 

Description of Rhododendron 'Edwin O. Weber'

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

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Purpureum Elegans x Madame Albert Moser 

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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 6" long, dark green, retained 3 years. Upright growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Weber 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 743 

 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.


American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525,  Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail: lauragrant@arsoffice.org
1998-2014, ARS, All rights reserved.