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Description of Rhododendron 'Lord Roberts'

R. 'Lord Roberts' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2" to 3⅛" across, dark red with a v-shaped black markings on dorsal lobes. Held in ball-shaped truss holds 12-22 flowers.. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves very rippled, heavy texture, glossy. Vigorous growing. Upright, rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mason 

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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