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More Information: Rhododendron 'Noyo Brave'

R. 'Noyo Brave' 
Photo: Stuart Imrie

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly campanulate, wavy lobes, 2" across, vivid reddish pink that fades with age and small-size red blotch. Ball-shaped truss of up to 22 flowers.


Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic to narrowly obovate, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" to 5" long, somewhat rolled down at edges, coriaceous, glossy, deep green, sparse orange-colored indumentum. Leaves retained 3 years. White tomentum when new. Broad growth habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Noyo Chief x degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada'

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Smith, C.

Registration Reference:  ARS 781

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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