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Description of Rhododendron 'Edward S. Rand'

R. 'Edward S. Rand' 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped or campanulate, 2⅛" across, rosy crimson with broad ray of green spots. Ball-shaped truss has about 20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-25C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, large, mid green. Upright, broad growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, A. 

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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