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More Information: Rhododendron 'Barto Alpine'

R. 'Barto Alpine' 
Photo: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, fuchsia purple, fragrant. Held in rounded truss with 4-5 flowers.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, 1" to 2" long, bronze red, nutmeg-like scent. Upright, dense habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   lapponica hybrid

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Barto

Registration Reference:  ARS 633

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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