American Rhododendron Society Web Site ARS
navigation menu background

Rhododendron Plant Search

New Search

  "Printer Friendly" Page

More Information: Rhododendron 'Louisa Wittrock'

R. 'Louisa Wittrock' 
Photo: Frank Fujioka

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower very broadly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 3" across, inside pale purplish pink with vivid reddish orange spots on dorsal lobe, outside light pink. Dome-shaped truss holds 18 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblong, broadly acute apex, rounded base, down curved edges, 6" long, semi-glossy, dark green, retained 2 years.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Bob Bovee x Lem's Cameo

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Fujioka

Registration Reference:  ARS 031

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525, Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail:
1998-2015, ARS, All rights reserved.