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More Information: Rhododendron 'Amaretto'

R. 'Amaretto' 
Photo: Diane Weissman

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower campanulate, 2" across, inside light yellowish-pink, tinged strong red, and deep yellowish-pink, outside darker. Held in flat trusses of 12-16 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves ovate, acuminate apex, rounded base, flat with somewhat recurved margins, 3" long, glossy, dark green. Compact habit.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   dichroanthum ssp scyphocalyx x Hachmann's Marina

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Hachmann, Hans

Registration Reference:  RHS 89

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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