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More Information: Rhododendron 'Weston's Pink Diamond'

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

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower flat saucer-shaped, semi-double, wavy lobes, ruffled center of petalloid 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

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.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   PJM x mucronulatum 'Cornell Pink'

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Mezitt

Registration Reference:  ARS 831

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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