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Description of Rhododendron 'Alfred'

R. 'Alfred' 
Photo by: Peter Norris

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Everestianum selfed 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, strongly frilled edges, dark-violet with faint greenish yellow spotting on a clear ground. 



Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly ovate, medium green. Upright, broad plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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