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Description of Rhododendron 'Madame Fr. J. Chauvin'

R. 'Madame Fr. J. Chauvin' 
Photo by: Herb Spady

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

fortunei hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2⅔" across, soft pink with a nearly white center and a small wine red basal blotch. Rounded truss holds 10-12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong to oblanceolate, about 4" long, light green. Upright plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Koster & Sons 

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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