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Description of Rhododendron 'Jingle Bells'

R. 'Jingle Bells' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Fabia Group x Ole Olson 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Orange 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower tubular funnel-shaped, 3" across, orange with vivid red throat, orange fades to light yellow with age. Black anthers and stigma. Held in lax truss of 8-10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 3" long, medium green, retained for 2 years. Compact, dense, rounded shrub. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lem 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 744 

 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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