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Description of Rhododendron 'Caroline Allbrook'

R. 'Caroline Allbrook' 
Photo by: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Purple Splendour 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 3" across, very pale purple lightly flushed darker, center of dorsal lobe cream with brilliant greenish-yellow spotting. Held in ball-shaped truss with 16-20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, recurved edges, 4" long, mid green. Broad, upright, dense plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

George, A. 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 75 

 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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