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More Information: Rhododendron 'Kate Waterer'


R. 'Kate Waterer' 
  Photo: Roland Kersten

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, 2⅜" across, rosy crimson shading to clear rose, with bright green markings on a white ground. Dome-shaped truss holds about 17 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason to Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblong-obovate, 4" long, dull, dark green, slight indumentum below. Upright growth habit.

Height:  6 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -10F  ( -23C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
     catawbiense hybrid

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  Waterer, J.

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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