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More Information: Rhododendron 'Mount Clearview'


R. 'Mount Clearview' 
Photo: Steve Henning

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel shape, 4" across, purple with purplish-red throat and dark red dorsal spotting, reverse strong reddish-purple. Held in dome-shaped trusses of 14 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, flat, 5" long, dull, yellowish-green, retained 3 years. Rounded habit.

Height:  5 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Van Nes Sensation x Purple Splendour

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Newcomb, L.

Registration Reference:  ARS 812

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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