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Description of Rhododendron 'Moser's Maroon'

R. 'Moser's Maroon' 
Photo by: Chris Klapwijk

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

maximum x (ponticum x unknown) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2⅜" across, chrysanthemum crimson with a ray of black marks. Held in a tight truss of 15-16 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves obovate-lanceolate, up to 5" long, ribbed, slightly glossy, sparse indumentum below. copper-red when new. Upright, sprawling habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Moser & Son 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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