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Description of Rhododendron 'Crater's Edge'

R. 'Crater's Edge' 
Photo by: Todd Boland

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

mucronulatum selection 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Widely funnel shaped, reddish lavender. Inflorescence 1 flowered, often from multiple buds. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Very Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, up to 3" long, deciduous. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Berg 

Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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