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Description of Rhododendron 'Mossmans Freckles'

R. 'Mossmans Freckles' 
Photo by: Harold Greer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Cavalcade x degronianum ssp yakushimanum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 2" across, open deep red and fade through shell pink to white, reverse shell pink, dark red spotting on all lobes both inside and reverse. Flattened dome-shaped truss with 18-20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, convex, 4" long, dull, dark green, gray, felt-like hairy covering below. Spreading, dense growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Harris 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

 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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