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Description of Rhododendron 'Looking Glass'

R. 'Looking Glass' 
Photo by: Monrovia Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum x China 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 2" across, strong purplish-red center and margins with mottled deep purplish-pink in-between, vivid red spotting in throat,. Ages to light pink. Flattened dome-shaped truss with 16 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, convex, dull, moderate olive-green, light felt-like indumentum that is yellowish-white. Leaves retained 3 years. Open growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Gordner 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 942 

 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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