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More Information: Rhododendron 'Spellbinder'

R. 'Spellbinder' 
Photo: Boris Bauer

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 3" across, light purplish-pink, spotted deep purplish-red, reverse deep purplish-pink. Ball-shaped trusses hold 16 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 9" long, glossy, bullate, medium green, retained for 2 years. Plant well-branched, rounded, dense.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Russell Harmon x Robin Hood

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Leach

Registration Reference:  ARS 752

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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