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Description of Rhododendron 'Mount Clearview'

R. 'Mount Clearview' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Van Nes Sensation x Purple Splendour 

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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, flat, 5" long, dull, yellowish-green, retained 3 years. Rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Newcomb, L. 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 812 

 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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