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Description of Rhododendron 'Elizabeth'

R. 'Elizabeth' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

forrestii ssp forrestii 'Repens' x griersonianum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly campanulate, about 3" across, deep red. About 5 flowers per truss. Often flowers in fall. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, up to 2" long, dull green with thin fawn indumentum. Susceptible to powdery mildew. Round-shaped and compact shrub. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Aberconway 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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