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Description of Rhododendron 'Canadian Sunset'

R. 'Canadian Sunset' 
Photo by: Alice Schwegman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Gipsy King 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower vivid red to deep pink, fading in center to pale yellowish-pink with yellow cast. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblanceolate, acute apex, recurved, olive green. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Henny 

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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