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More Information: Rhododendron 'Peter Faulk'


R. 'Peter Faulk' 
Photo: Bill Stipe

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, vivid red with scattered darker spots. Ball-shaped trusses of 16 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early to Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, acuminate apex, rounded base, convex, 4" to 6" long, somewhat bullate, dark green with patchy tawny indumentum beneath. Hairy stems. Plant broad, rounded, well-branched.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  5F  ( -15C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   strigillosum x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Faulk

Registration Reference:  ARS 811

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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