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More Information: Rhododendron 'Normandy'


R. 'Normandy' 
  Photo: Monrovia Nursery

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 2⅞" across, reddish-purple with orange spots. Ball-shaped trusses of 17 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, mucronate, slightly bullate, 4⅞" long, yellow-green, retained 2 years. Broad, mounding, well-branched shrub.

Height:  4 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -20F  ( -29C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
     Newburyport Beauty x Newburyport Belle

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  Leach

Registration Reference:  ARS 842

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.


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