American Rhododendron Society Web Site ARS
navigation menu background

Rhododendron Plant Search

New Search

  "Printer Friendly" Page

More Information: Rhododendron 'April Pink'

R. 'April Pink' 
Photo: Don Hyatt

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

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 1⅜" long, retained 3 years. Compact growth habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   minus var chapmanii x mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Kehr

Registration Reference:  ARS 944

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.

American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail:
1998-2015, ARS, All rights reserved.