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Description of Rhododendron 'Ponticum Roseum'

R. 'Ponticum Roseum' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

ponticum x maximum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, pinkish-lilac with orange-brown blotch. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Narrow shaped long green leaves. Sun and heat tolerant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Pride 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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