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Description of Rhododendron 'Peter Faulk'

R. 'Peter Faulk' 
Photo by: Bill Stipe

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

strigillosum x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, cherry red with scattered darker spots. Ball-shaped trusses of 16 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

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. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Faulk 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 811 

 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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