Rhododendron 'America'

 
Photo: Boris Bauer

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, purplish-red with a slight bluish cast, with dark red spotting. Ball-shaped truss hold 10-12 flowers.. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves dull, matte green. Open, sprawling habit. Best with full sun. 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

5 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 

Parsons Grandiflorum x dark red hybrid  

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Koster & Sons 

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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