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Description of Rhododendron 'Red Quest'

R. 'Red Quest' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Waltham x dauricum Sempervirens Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 1" across, strong purplish-red. Dome-shaped truss with 4 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 2" long. Dense, compact plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 992 

 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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