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Description of Rhododendron 'Anuschka'

R. 'Anuschka' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Sammetglut x degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Koichiro Wada' 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" to 2⅜" across, strong purplish red shading inward to strong purplish pink, pale pink in center, marked purplish-red. Ages to pinkish-white. Held in dome-shaped trusses with 11-14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, pointed, recurved, 4" to 5" long, densely hairy, dark green, retained 3 years. Grows wider than tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hachmann, Hans 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 83 

 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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