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Description of Rhododendron 'Tony'

R. 'Tony' 
Photo by: The Dow Gardens Archive, Bugwood

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Boule de Neige x red catawbiense seedling 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2" across, bright cherry red with some black spots in throat. Conical-shaped truss. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 4" long, dark green, recurved. Plant prefers some shade. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Shammarello 

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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