ARS Logo

 

Description of Rhododendron 'Roslyn'

R. 'Roslyn' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Purpureum Elegans x Everestianum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 2" across, light purple shading to a lighter center, with deep greenish yellow dorsal spotting. Ball-shaped truss has 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, rounded base, 5" long, moderate olive green, retained 2 years. Rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Vossberg 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 734 

 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.


American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525,  Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail: lauragrant@arsoffice.org
1998-2014, ARS, All rights reserved.