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Description of Rhododendron 'Mrs Furnivall'

R. 'Mrs Furnivall' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

griffithianum hybrid x caucasicum hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, about 3" across, light rose-pink paler at center, conspicuous ray of sienna and crimson markings. Dome-shaped truss holds 12-14 flowers 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to oblong-obovate, about 4" long, slightly glossy, mid green. Rather slow growing plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, A. 

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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