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More Information: Rhododendron 'Lem's Cameo'

R. 'Lem's Cameo' 
Photo: Kenneth Cox

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 3" across, strong purplish pink at edges shading to light yellowish-pink at throat with a strong red dorsal blotch, reverse shaded red. Dome-shaped trusses of 17-20 flowers.


Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, about 5" long, dark green, retained 3 years. New growth is mahogany. Upright habit.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  Dido x Anna

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Lem

Registration Reference:  ARS 754

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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