Rhododendron 'UMinn's Lilac Lights'

 
Photo: University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

Seed Parent X Pollen Parent: 

canadense X (Mollis hybrid x prinophyllum) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 1" to 2" across, slightly wavy edges, deep purplish pink with strong purplish red spotting on dorsal lobe. Lax truss has 8 to 10 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

5 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-35F  (-37C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, dull, moderate olive green, deciduous. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Pellett 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 031 

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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