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Description of Rhododendron 'Tressa Mc Murry'

R. 'Tressa Mc Murry' 
Photo by: Bill Stipe

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

occidentale x ponticum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

An azaleodendron. Flower widely funnel-campanulate, 1" across, deep purplish-pink with strong reddish-brown spots. Flat trusses hold 10-14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly oblanceolate, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 2" to 3" long, dark green. Upright, dense and vigorous growing shrub. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

 

Hybridizer: 

McMurry 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 782 

 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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