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Description of Rhododendron 'Hawaii'

R. 'Hawaii' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 3" across, vivid purplish red, with a pale yellow-green dorsal blotch spotted light greenish-yellow. Held in dome-shaped trusses of 15. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 3⅓" long, flat, matte green, retained 2 years. Rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 922 

 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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