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Description of Rhododendron 'Elizabeth Lockhart'

R. 'Elizabeth Lockhart' 
Photo by: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Hummingbird sport 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, strong red paling slightly at center, veins and edges deep red. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, glossy, 1" to 2" long, dark green overlaid with a heavy flush of reddish chocolate brown, young leaves very glossy red. Prefers some light shade. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lockhart 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 64 

 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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