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Description of Rhododendron 'Saint Merryn'

R. 'Saint Merryn' 
Photo by: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Saint Tudy x impeditum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 1" across, strong violet. Truss has 2 to 4 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves lanceolate, apiculate and obtuse apex, about " long, glossy, dark green. Dense, mounding habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Harrison 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 71 

 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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