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Description of Rhododendron 'War Dance'

R. 'War Dance' 
Photo by: Tom Ahern

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Mars x Pygmalion 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 2" across, strong red with black blotch and spotting. Ball-shaped truss with 17-21 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 5⅛" long, dark green, retained 2 years. Broad, moderately-branched growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hall 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 793 

 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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