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Description of Rhododendron 'Queen of Bhutan'

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

arboreum ssp cinnamomeum selection 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-campanulate, wavy edges, 2" across, deep purplish-pink with purplish-red spots. Held in dome-shaped trusses of 12-15. 



Bloom Time: 

Very Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F  (-12C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, flat, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 3" to 5" long, semi-glossy, dark green with grayish-brown indumentum, leaves retained 3 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 994 

 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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