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Description of Rhododendron 'Rangoon'

R. 'Rangoon' 
Photo by: Fredo Schroder Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Fanfare x Gertrude Schale 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 2" across, moderate to dark red. No markings. Held in dome-shaped truss of 7-8 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 3⅜" long, dark green, retained 2 years. Plant width 2x the height. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 734 

 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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