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Description of Rhododendron 'Red Dazzle'

R. 'Red Dazzle' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

arboreum x Ivery's Scarlet 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 1" across, vivid red, with darker spotting in dorsal throat. Truss holds up to 37 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F  (-12C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic-lanceolate, 5" to 6⅓" long, plastered, sliver indumentum below. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hansen 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 89 

 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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