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More Information: Rhododendron 'Dexter's Glow'

R. 'Dexter's Glow' 
Photo: Robert Hickey

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly lobes, 3" across, fragrant, strong purplish-red with lighter throat and dark red ring around base of corolla extending to " on dorsal lobe. Flat to lax truss with 8-10 flowers.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason to Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblong, apiculate apex, rounded base, 4" long, glossy, olive green, retained 2 years.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Dexter

Registration Reference:  ARS 782

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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