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Description of Rhododendron 'Fireman Jeff'

R. 'Fireman Jeff' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

The Honourable Jean Marie de Montague x Grosclaude 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-campanulate, 2" across, red with brown spots on 3 dorsal lobes. Held in ball-shaped truss of about 10. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, 3" long, dark green with orange indumentum, leaves retained 3 years. Grows wider than tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Brandt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 773 

 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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