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Description of Rhododendron 'Bruce Brechtbill'

R. 'Bruce Brechtbill' 
Photo by: Pat Breen

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

bud sport of Unique 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, pale pink fading lighter towards center and with light yellow throat. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 10-12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, olive green, retained 3 years. Plant has a compact, dense habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Brechtbill 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 744 

 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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