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Description of Rhododendron 'April Pink'

R. 'April Pink' 
Photo by: Don Hyatt

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

minus var chapmanii x mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink' 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, slightly fragrant, 1" across, pale purplish-pink with heavy red spotting in throat. Lax truss with 3 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes slightly 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 1⅜" long, retained 3 years. Compact growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Kehr 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 944 

 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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