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Description of Rhododendron 'Orange Flirt'

R. 'Orange Flirt' 
Photo by: Fredo Schroder Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Ken Janeck x unnamed dichroanthum ssp scyphocalyx hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-campanulate, wavy edges, 2" to 2" across, inside pale orange-yellow, edged moderate pink, outside moderate yellowish pink, tinged strong yellowish pink, veins slightly darker; dorsal lobe vivid reddish orange. Lax truss has 9 - 11 flowers 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, cuneate base, acute apex, 3" to 4" long, mid green, semi glossy. Dense plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 95 

 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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