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Description of Rhododendron 'Summer Glow'

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

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Summer Snow x Scarlet Blast 

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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, 6" long, medium green. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 86 

 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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