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Description of Rhododendron 'David Gable'

R. 'David Gable' 
Photo by: Richard Gustafson

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Atrosanguineum x fortunei ssp fortunei 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 3" across, deep purplish-pink with an deep red blotch in throat. Held in dome-shaped truss of about 8 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 7" long, medium green. Give full sun for greater compactness. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 604 

 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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