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Description of Rhododendron 'Autumn Violet'

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

impeditum x dauricum hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower saucer-shaped, frilly edges, 1⅓" across, vivid violet, unmarked. Truss hold 1-3 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, down curved edges," to 1" long, semi-glossy, yellowish-green, retained 1 years. Dense habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mehlquist 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 011 

 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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