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More Information: Rhododendron 'Red Fountain'

R. 'Red Fountain' 
  Photo: Tijs Huisman

Predominant Flower Color:  Orange

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower tubular funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 1" across, strong reddish-orange with moderate red spotting on 3 lobes. Inflorescence 2 flowered.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason to Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves broadly elliptic, apiculate apex, tapered cuneate base, 1" long, glossy, very hairy, moderate yellowish-green. Rounded habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  1 foot in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  W. Leith x nakaharai

Hybridized or Selected by:  Rokujo

Registration Reference:  ARS 773

Glossary of plant description terminology.
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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