Rhododendron 'Crimson Constellation'

 
Photo: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilled, 2" across, dark red edges shading to white star-shaped centers, reverse is deep red. Held in dome-shaped trusses of 12-14. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, convex, obtuse apex, rounded base, 3" long, glossy and olive green, retained 3 years. Upright grower. 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

2 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 

Aviva Ann x Small Wonder  

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Brooks 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 944 

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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