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Description of Rhododendron 'Lem's Cameo'

R. 'Lem's Cameo' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Dido x Anna 

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. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, about 5" long, dark green, retained 3 years. New growth is mahogany. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lem 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 754 

 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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