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Description of Rhododendron 'Graffito'

R. 'Graffito' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Madame Jules Porges x Hachmann's Diadem 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 2" to 3" across, pale purplish pink, with edged light purplish pink, deep red dorsal blotch, throat dark red. Compact, ball-shaped truss has 17 - 19 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic - obovate, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4" to 5" long, flat, glossy, 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 99 

 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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