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Description of Rhododendron 'Paul Vossberg'

R. 'Paul Vossberg' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

maximum x thomsonii ssp thomsonii 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, strong red with dark garnet blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 13-15 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, acute with apiculus, cuneate base, 5" long, flat, dark green, retained 2 years. Rounded, well-branched shrub. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Knippenberg 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 842 

 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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