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Description of Rhododendron 'Ben Moseley'

R. 'Ben Moseley' 
Photo by: Robert Hickey

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

fortunei x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 4" across, light purplish-pink with darker edges and deep reddish-purple blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 12. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, 4" long, glossy, olive green, retained 2 years. Compact, rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Dexter 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 804 

 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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