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Description of Rhododendron 'Glenda Farrell'

R. 'Glenda Farrell' 
Photo by: Tom Ahern

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy to frilly lobes, 3" across, bright orange-red flower with dark specks and a red blotch; fades to reddish pink. Held in ball-shaped truss of 13 flowers.. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4" to 5" long, olive green, retained 2 years. Plant well-branched, broader than tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Dexter 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 833 

 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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