Rhododendron 'Kathy Van Veen'

 
Photo: Kathy Van Veen

Predominant Flower Color: 

Red 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-campanulate, wavy lobes, 3" across, outside vivid red, inside is variable red, dark red spots on upper lobes and red on the lower. Some flowers are mottled or striped, some have a lighter throat. Dome truss of 15. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, wavy edges, 4" long, dull, prominent veins, retained 3 years. Upright, dense plant. 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

4 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 

The Honourable Jean Marie de Montague sport  

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Rhein 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

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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