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More Information: Rhododendron 'Gertrud Schale'

R. 'Gertrud Schale' 
Photo: Loyd Newcomb

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower translucent scarlet red, waxy-looking. Held in umbels of 6-12 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, olive green. Compact, spreading shrub.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Prometheus x forrestii ssp forrestii 'Repens'

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Hobbie

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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