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Description of Rhododendron 'Trinidad'

R. 'Trinidad' 
Photo by: Loyd Newcomb

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Calcutta x Tahiti 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, pale purplish-pink with deeper edges and sparse moderate yellow spotting, reverse deep purplish-pink. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, rounded base, 5" long, flat to convex, dull, dark-green, retained 3 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 822 

 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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