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Description of Rhododendron 'Belami'

R. 'Belami' 
Photo by: Peter Norris

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Edeltraud selfed 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, slightly wavy edges, 3⅛" to 3" across, pale purplish pink with conspicuous deep red/strong purplish red blotch and markings on 3 dorsal lobes. Ball-shaped truss holds 12-13 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves obovate, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4" to 6" long, matt, dark green. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 01 

 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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