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Description of Rhododendron 'Dopey'

R. 'Dopey' 
Photo by: Monrovia Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(facetum hybrid x Fabia) x (degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Fabia Tangerine) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, 2" across, glossy dark red, paling toward margins with dark brown spots on upper lobe. Held in 16-flowered spherical trusses. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 4" long, dull, light green. Compact and upright grower. Provide shelter from wind and sun. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, J. 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 71 

 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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