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More Information: Rhododendron 'Lady Eleanor Cathcart'

R. 'Lady Eleanor Cathcart' 
Photo: Fredo Schroder Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower broadly funnel-shaped, about 5" across, rose with darker veins and narrow maroon blotch. Round-shaped truss holds 12-15 flowers.


Bloom Time:  Late Midseason to Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblanceolate, up to 4" long, dull, dark green, rust-colored indumentum. Dome-shaped large bush or small tree.

Height:  7  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  maximum x arboreum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Waterer, J.

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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