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More Information: Rhododendron 'Chevalier Felix de Sauvage'

R. 'Chevalier Felix de Sauvage' 
Photo: Loyd Newcomb

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-campanulate, frilly edges, 2" across, deep rose-pink with ray of black markings. Borne ball-shaped trusses of 17-28 flowers. Trusses hold 9 -15 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason to Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, recurved, to 5" long, matte green. Broadly spreading, dense habit.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   caucasicum x unnamed hardy hybrid

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Sauvage

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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.

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