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More Information: Rhododendron 'Summer Glow'

R. 'Summer Glow' 
Photo: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower 3" across, vivid purplish-red shading to pale purplish-pink at center, with light orange-yellow spotting, reverse vivid red. Truss holds 13 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Very Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, 6" long, medium green.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Summer Snow x Scarlet Blast

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Leach

Registration Reference:  RHS 86

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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