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More Information: Rhododendron 'John Walter'

R. 'John Walter' 
Photo: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, 2 - 2", light crimson, with inconspicuous brown markings. Compact truss hold up to 20 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason to Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic to obovate, about 4" long, dull, mid green, shaggy, brown-colored indumentum on mid rib.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   catawbiense 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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