American Rhododendron Society Web Site ARS
navigation menu background

Azalea Plant Search

New Search

  "Printer Friendly" Page

More Information: Rhododendron 'Marilee'

R. 'Marilee' 
  Photo: David C. Royster

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower tubular funnel-shaped to widely funnel-shaped, wavy, notched lobes, 1⅜" across, deep yellowish-pink with deep red spotting on upper lobes. Inflorescence 1-2-flowered.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late to Very Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, ⅞" to 1" long, glossy, hairy, moderate olive green. Smoky purple-green in winter.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Evergreen

Height:  2 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   nakaharai (open pollinated)

Hybridized or Selected by:  Rokujo

Registration Reference:  ARS 744

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.

American Rhododendron Society
P.O. Box 43, Craryville, NY 12521
Ph: 631-533-0375   E-Mail:
1998-2024, ARS, All rights reserved.