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Description of Rhododendron 'Burma'

R. 'Burma' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Mars x Fanfare 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, deep red with heavy black dorsal spotting. Conical-shaped truss holds 17 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, rounded base, undulate margins, 5⅛" long, moderate olive green, retained 2-3 years. Broad, rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 842 

 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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