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Description of Rhododendron 'Blue Tit Group'

R. 'Blue Tit Group' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

impeditum x augustinii ssp augustinii 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, about 1" across, lavender-blue, color intensifies with age. Truss has about 3-5 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves rounded to elliptic," to 1" long, dull, dark green. Incline to chlorosis and some leaf spotting. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, J. 

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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