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Description of Rhododendron 'Rhein's Luna'

R. 'Rhein's Luna' 
Photo by: Jim Willhite

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

minus var minus Carolinianum Group x Russautinii Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 1" across, light purple edges shading lighter in throat. Ball-shaped truss with 4-6 flowers. Flowers don't produce pollen. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, convex, 2" to 3⅛" long, semi-glossy, moderate olive green. Open growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Rhein 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 953 

 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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