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More Information: Rhododendron 'Vibrant Violet'

R. 'Vibrant Violet' 
Photo: Don Kohlenberger

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-shaped, 2" across, wavy to frilly lobes, vivid violet with brownish-orange anthers. Held in terminal clusters composed of 4-5 trusses each with 5-6 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves near elliptic to wider than lanceolate, concave, acute, cuneate, about 1" long, dull, dark yellowish-green, retained 2 years. Round, well-branched shrub.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   impeditum x augustinii 'Tower Court'

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Fujioka

Registration Reference:  ARS 863

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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