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Description of Rhododendron 'Mrs Davies Evans'

R. 'Mrs Davies Evans' 
Photo by: Hank Helm

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, strong reddish-purple with a white blotch on dorsal lobe and yellow spots. Ball-shaped truss holds 16-20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 4" long, dull, twisted, dark green. Upright growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, A. 

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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