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Description of Rhododendron 'Mary Belle'

R. 'Mary Belle' 
Photo by: Richard Gustafson

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Atrier x Dechaem 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Orange 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, frilly-edges, 3" to 4" across, salmon peach with cardinal red blotch and spotting. Held in flat-topped, ball truss with 10-11 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, up to 5" long, crinkled, light green, can be yellowish. Plant does best with filtered light. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Gable 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 632 

 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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