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More Information: Rhododendron 'Pink Pearl'

R. 'Pink Pearl' 
Photo: Eleanor Philp

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 3" to 4⅓" across, opens soft mauve-pink, fading to white at edges with a ray of reddish-brown spots. Conical-shaped truss of up to 19 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves 5" long, thick and pale green. Upright, spreading habit. If not in full sun can become sparsely foliated and straggly.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   George Hardy x Broughtonii

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Waterer, J.

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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