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More Information: Rhododendron 'Warlock'


R. 'Warlock' 
  Photo: Harold Greer

Predominant Flower Color:  Purple

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, wavy lobes, very dark reddish purple, heavily embossed dorsal black blotch and spotting. Flat truss holds 14 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves mostly elliptic, others oblong, acute apex, rounded base, dark green. Leaves retained 3 years. Leaf stems dark red. New growth maroon. Plant broad shaped with decumbent branches.

Height:  6 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
     Romany Chal x Purple Splendour

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  unknown

Registration Reference:  ARS 754

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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