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Description of Rhododendron 'Pink Petticoats'

R. 'Pink Petticoats' 
Photo by: Herb Spady

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Jan Dekens x Britannia 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy-edges, 2" across, china rose at margin, lighter at center. Truss has up to 32 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, to 8" long . Upright, dense plant, slightly wider than tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lofthouse 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 662 

 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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