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Description of Rhododendron 'Blurettia'

R. 'Blurettia' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Blue Peter x degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada' 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 2 - 2⅛" across, wavy-edged, deep purplish-pink on margin, shading inwards to very pale purple, unmarked or slight strong purplish-red markings. Ball-shaped truss holds 11-14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, 3" - 5" long, light green, slight indumentum. Compact habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 83 

 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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