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Description of Rhododendron 'Blaney's Blue'

R. 'Blaney's Blue' 
Photo by: Stuart Imrie

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

augustinii 'Tower Court' x Blue Diamond 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Purple 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, wavy-edged lobes, 1" across, inside light purple, outside strong violet, unmarked. Lax truss holds 3 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, rounded base, 1" long, flat margins, glossy, dark yellowish green, changing to a bronze tone in winter. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Blaney 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 072 

 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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