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More Information: Rhododendron 'Anah Kruschke'


R. 'Anah Kruschke' 
Photo: Roland Kersten

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-shaped, 3" across, strong reddish-purple with a deep purplish-red blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 10-12 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, yellow-green, retained 3 years. Rounded habit. Heat & sun tolerant.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   ponticum seedling

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Kruschke

Registration Reference:  ARS 733

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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