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More Information: Rhododendron 'Torero'

R. 'Torero' 
Photo: Hachmann Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 2" across, deep red with inconspicuous dark red markings on dorsal lobes. Trusses hold 14-17 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, rounded base, slightly recurved edges, 4" to 4" long, glossy, dark green, brown hairs on veins below. Broad, upright habit.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Oratorium x Hachmann's Feuerschein

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Hachmann, Hans

Registration Reference:  RHS 92

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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