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Description of Rhododendron 'Cynthia'

R. 'Cynthia' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 3⅛" across, rose-pink with deeper red staining on the upper lobe. Held in conical trusses of about 24 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, about 6" long, medium green, hang down in winter months. Dome-shaped habit. Sun and heat tolerant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Standish & Noble 

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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