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Description of Rhododendron 'Buketta'

R. 'Buketta' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Spitfire x Fruhlingszauber 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 2" to 2" across, strong red with deep purplish-red markings. Lax trusses hold 10-12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 2" to 4" long, hairy, medium green. Compact, upright growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 83 

 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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