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Description of Rhododendron 'Fort Bragg Glow'

R. 'Fort Bragg Glow' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Ruby Bowman x elliottii 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 5" across, strong purplish-red with dark red throat and slight dark-red spotting on all lobes. Ball-shaped (somewhat lax) truss of 11-14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

15F  (-9C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, rounded base, 6" long, olive green, retained 2 years. Rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Druecker 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 863 

 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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