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Description of Rhododendron 'Black Magic'

R. 'Black Magic' 
Photo by: Bill Stipe

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

The Honourable Jean Marie de Montague x Leo 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, dark red, unmarked. Held in ball-shaped truss of about 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, matte green. Well-branched plant has an upright growth habit. Grow in filtered sunlight. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Greer 

Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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