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Description of Rhododendron 'Viennese Waltz'

R. 'Viennese Waltz' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Lem's Cameo x Pink Petticoats 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2" to 3" across, fragrant, light red at edges shading darker in throat with orange-brown spots in dorsal lobe on orange background, reverse salmon. Densely packed in large conical trusses of up to 34 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate to rounded base, 4" to 5" long, dark green, retained 2 years. Upright, open habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 844 

 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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