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More Information: Rhododendron 'Wilgen's Ruby'

R. 'Wilgen's Ruby' 
Photo: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-shaped, inside rose red with dark brown blotch, outside vivid red shading to rose red at edges.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason to Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves upcurved. Compact growth habit.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Britannia x John Walter

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  van Wilgen

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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.

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