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Description of Rhododendron 'Bibiani'

R. 'Bibiani' 
Photo by: Lonnie Player

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Moser's Maroon x arboreum 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower tubular-campanulate, 2" across, waxy, dark crimson red with sparse maroon spotting. Held in ball-shaped truss with about 14 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, about 6" long, dull, dark green with silver-brown indumentum. Vigorous, dense, upright growth habit. Tolerant of heat. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


de Rothschild 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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