Rhododendron 'Dexter's Victoria'

 
Photo: Henk Borsje

Predominant Flower Color: 

Lavender 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly lobes, 3" across, moderate pinkish-purple with greenish-brown blotch covering base of dorsal lobe and edges of adjacent two lobes. Held in conical-shaped trusses of 12-15. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, olive green, retained 2 years. Upright, rounded habit. 

Height in 10 Yrs: 

6 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 

unknown x unknown  

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Dexter 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 782 

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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