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More Information: Rhododendron 'Pirouette'

R. 'Pirouette' 
Photo: Bill Stipe

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower light purplish-pink, unmarked. Fades to white. Ball-shaped trusses hold up to 28 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason to Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Compact grower. Best with afternoon sun protection.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada' x Pink Petticoats

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Lofthouse

Registration Reference:  RHS 73

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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