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More Information: Rhododendron 'Elizabeth Red Foliage'

R. 'Elizabeth Red Foliage' 
Photo: Steve Henning

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-campanulate, 3" across, red in bud, opening vivid red throughout, with strong red speckles on all lobes. Held in lax trusses of 15. May bloom again in autumn.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, down curved margins, 3" to 4" long, dark yellowish-green with reddish-orange indumentum. New growth is red.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Ostbo

Registration Reference:  ARS 992

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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