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Description of Rhododendron 'Henry's Red'

R. 'Henry's Red' 
Photo by: Monrovia Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

red catawbiense seedling x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, deep red with darker throat. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 12-15. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, flat to convex, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, dark green, slightly twisted. Upright, open-growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 881 

 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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