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Description of Rhododendron 'Frank Galsworthy'

R. 'Frank Galsworthy' 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

ponticum x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2" to 2" across, maroon purple with a distinctive yellow and white blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 15-20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 5" to 6⅓" long, slightly twisted, dull, mid to deep green. Round, spreading, rather sparse habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, A. 

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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