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Description of Rhododendron 'Weston's Pink Diamond'

R. 'Weston's Pink Diamond' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

PJM x mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink' 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower flat saucer-shaped, semi-double, wavy lobes, ruffled center of petaloid stamens, 1" across, light fuchsia pink with orange-brown spots on dorsal lobe. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 8-12. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves fragrant, lanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, 1" long, glossy, yellow-green, retained 1 year. Upright plant, well-branched, 2/3 as broad as high. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 831 

 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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