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Description of Rhododendron 'Gretzel'

R. 'Gretzel' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

bureavii x Fabia Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower pastel pink to shell pink, with salmon-orange margins, aging to translucent white. Lax truss holds 5-6 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves dark green with buff-colored indumentum. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lem 

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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