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More Information: Rhododendron 'Lampion'

R. 'Lampion' 
Photo: Fredo Schroder Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower campanulate, 1" to 2⅛" across, vivid red to light pink, aging to strong to light pink. Truss holds 5-7 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason to Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves ovate-elliptic, mucronate apex, cuneate-rounded base, 2" to 2" long, dull, mid green with thin brownish indumentum. Dense habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Bad Eilsen x yakushinum Koichiro Wada

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Hachmann, Hans

Registration Reference:  RHS 88

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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