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Description of Rhododendron 'Spicil'

R. 'Spicil' 
Photo by: William Spohn

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

scabrifolium var. spiciferum x Cilpinense 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower moderate purplish-pink, fading through light purplish pink to moderate purplish pink. Held in small terminal clusters. Bloom for a long time. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Very Early to Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oval, small, heavy textured, dark green with red stems. Upright, compact habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

unknown 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 80 

 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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