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Description of Rhododendron 'Markeeta's Prize'

R. 'Markeeta's Prize' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Loderi Venus x Anna 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 5" across, bright scarlet red with a few dark red spots. Held in trusses of 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves thick, heavy, 6" long, dark green. Thick stems. Stiff, upright grower. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Markeeta Nursery 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 674 

 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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