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Description of Rhododendron 'Donna Hardgrove'

R. 'Donna Hardgrove' 
Photo by: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

fortunei ssp fortunei x (wardii var wardii x dichroanthum) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Orange 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 2" across, open apricot pink and age to light orange-yellow, edged strong orange-yellow. Lax truss of 8. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, obtuse apex, cuneate base, 3" long, medium green, retained 1 year. Plant rounded and well-branched. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hardgrove 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 784 

 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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