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Rhododendron of the Year Plant Awards: 2008

Southern California/Hawaii Region

R. 'Great Scent-sation'

Vireya Rhododendron: 'Great Scent-sation'

Flower deep purplish pink fading to center, tubular funnel-shaped, 3" across, very fragrant.  Flat-shaped truss holds 5 to 8 flowers.  Leaves elliptic, 4" long.  Upright, open plant habit.  Grows to a height of about 3 ft. in 10 years.  Hybridized by Snell.

Photo by Sherla Bertelmann.

Prior Years Selections for Southern California/Hawaii Region






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