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Description of Rhododendron 'Conewago Improved'

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

minus var minus Carolinianum Group x mucronulatum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2" across, rosy lavender. Truss holds 2-5 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to narrowly obovate, mucronate apex, cuneate base, 3" long, moderately glossy. Dense growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Gable 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 922 

 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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