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Description of Rhododendron 'Tally Ho'

R. 'Tally Ho' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

griersonianum x facetum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, about 2" across, bright orange-scarlet with darker spots deep in the throat. Held in dome-shaped truss of about 14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F  (-12C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, twisted , 3⅓" to 5" long, dull, dark green, with brown, felted indumentum below. Upright, dense growth habit. Needs protection from sun. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Crosfield 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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