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Description of Rhododendron 'Pink Pearl'

R. 'Pink Pearl' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

George Hardy x Broughtonii 

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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

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. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, J. 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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