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Description of Rhododendron 'Weston's Crescendo'

R. 'Weston's Crescendo' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

double-flowered PJM seedling x minus Carolinianum Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, 1" across, open moderate pink maturing darker. Ball-shaped truss holds 15-20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves very broadly elliptic to elliptic, acute or obtuse apex, rounded base, convex, bullate, retained 2 years. Dense, compact growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

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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