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Description of Rhododendron 'Fire Rim'

R. 'Fire Rim' 
Photo by: Jim Barlup

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Nancy Evans x Pink Petticoats 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow, Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 3" across, light yellow with purplish-red edge, deep red nectarines red filaments and style. Ball-shaped trusses of about 20 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, concave with wavy edges, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 5" long, dull, olive green, retained 2 years. Dense grower. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 961 

 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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