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Description of Rhododendron 'Voluptuous'

R. 'Voluptuous' 
Photo by: Don Hyatt

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Scintillation x Mary Belle 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 4" across, slightly scented, moderate purplish-red edges, moderate yellow star-shaped center and strong red throat, deep red spotting on dorsal lobe. Held in trusses of 18 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes slightly 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 5" long, glossy, retained 3 years. Upright, dense plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Brack 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 892 

 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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