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More Information: Rhododendron 'Tally Ho'


R. 'Tally Ho' 
  Photo: Harold Greer

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, about 2" across, bright orange-scarlet with darker spots deep in the throat. Loose truss holds 9-14 flowers. Several different clones are sold in the trade.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, twisted, 3⅓" to 5" long, dull, dark green, with brown, felted indumentum below. Upright, dense growth habit. Needs protection from sun.

Height:  6 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  10F  ( -12C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  griersonianum x facetum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  Crosfield

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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