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Description of Rhododendron 'Bravo!'

R. 'Bravo!' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense, white form x [fortunei x (arboreum ssp arboreum x griffithianum)] 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, 2⅝" across, light purplish pink shading lighter in center, sparse brown spotting. Truss holds 11-12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, rounded base, flat, 6" long, semi-glossy. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 74 

 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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