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Description of Rhododendron 'Pretty Woman'

R. 'Pretty Woman' 
Photo by: Loyd Newcomb

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Orange Marmalade x Pink Petticoats 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, of heavy substance, frilly edges, 3" across, moderate to pale purplish pink with 2 brush marks radiating from center; outside purple. Held in conical trusses of 20-22 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, mucronate apex, oblique base, 5" to 7" long, glossy, retained 2 years. Upright, spreading habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 934 

 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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