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Description of Rhododendron 'Alfred Martin'

R. 'Alfred Martin' 
Photo by: Marvin Larsen

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

edgeworthii x Else Frye 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 4" across, fragrant, light purplish-pink with lighter pink to white edging of irregular width, brilliant yellow blotch and scattered brown spots. Held in ball-shaped truss of 5 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

25F  (-4C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves broadly elliptic to elliptic, flat, 3" long, wavy margins, apiculate apex, cuneate base, bullate, tan indumentum. Upright, broad habit. Prefers some shade. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Evans 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 892 

 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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