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Description of Rhododendron 'Mary Kittel'

R. 'Mary Kittel' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Nor'easter x Mrs P. den Ouden 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 2" across, deep purplish-pink. Ball-shaped truss holds 15 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, down curved margins, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, dull green, retained 2+ years. Dense growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 991 

 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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