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Description of Rhododendron 'Mountain Aura'

R. 'Mountain Aura' 
Photo by: Henk Borsje

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Dorothea x unknown red hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, light lavender with white center. Held in ball-shaped truss with 10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, up to 6" long, dark forest green. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Nearing 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 684 

 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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