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Description of Rhododendron 'Lem's Monarch'

R. 'Lem's Monarch' 
Photo by: Roland Kersten

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Anna x Marinus Koster 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 5" across, pale pink to white with pink margins and two narrow rays of red spots in upper lobe. Dome-shaped trusses of 16 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, flat, broadly acute apex, rounded base, slightly wavy margins, 7" to 8" long, dull, olive green, retained 2 years. Moderately dense habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lem 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 961 

 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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