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Description of Rhododendron 'Harold Amateis'

R. 'Harold Amateis' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

maximum x strigillosum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, 2" across, cardinal red with dark maroon throat and darker spots. Held in trusses of about 20. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves rugose, depressed midrib, 6" long, medium green, slight fawn indumentum. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Amateis 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 671 

 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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