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Description of Rhododendron 'Unique Marmalade'

R. 'Unique Marmalade' 
Photo by: Don Kohlenberger

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Orange Marmalade x Unique 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Orange, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly, 2" across, deep pink at outer edge shading to light orange in the center with darker spots. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 12. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4" to 5" long, flat, glossy, very deep green, retained 3 years. Compact and dense habit. Likes filtered afternoon shade and plenty of morning sun. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Davis 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

 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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