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Description of Rhododendron 'Edith Mackworth Praed'

R. 'Edith Mackworth Praed' 
Photo by: Mark Davis

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Doncaster x griffithianum hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, about 4" across, bright crimson red, paler towards the throat with dark crimson markings on a light ground. Held in conical truss with about 13 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves large, flat, medium green. Upright, open habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Koster & Sons 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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