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2007 Rhododendron of the Year Awards
Plant suitable for Southern California/Hawaii


Vireya Rhododendron: 'Cape Cod Cranberry'
(R. konori x R. lochiae)

Flower strong red colored, narrowly tubular funnel-shaped, 2" across, very fragrant.  Flat-shaped truss holds 5 to 8 flowers.  Blooms continuously, with 3-4 trusses in flower at any time.  Leaves variable in shape, orbicular to obovate/elliptic, dark yellowish green, 3" to 5" long.  Spreading plant habit.  Grows to a height of 2 ft. in 15 yrs.  A tender plant, hardy to 32F (0C).  Hybridized by Domoto.

R. 'Cape Cod Cranberry'

 Photo Courtesy of Bovees Nursery

Prior Year ROY Selections for Southern CA/Hawaii
2006   2005   2004

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