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Description of Rhododendron 'Brigitte'

R. 'Brigitte' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

insigne x Mrs J.G. Millais 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 2" across, deep purplish-pink shading inwards to light purplish pink and yellowish white, yellow-green to yellow blotch. Truss contains 19-23 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate, 2" to 5" long, glossy, hairy, dark green, retained 3 years. Compact, dense, broad habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 83 

 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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