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More Information: Rhododendron 'Weber's Pride'


R. 'Weber's Pride' 
  Photo: Harold Greer

Predominant Flower Color:  Red

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower saucer-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, vivid purplish-red with moderate reddish-orange blotches on 3 dorsal lobes, reverse vivid reddish-purple. Conical-shaped truss holds 17 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, about 7" long, bright green, retained for 3 years. Upright, well-branched plant.

Height:  5 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
     Lady Clementine Mitford x Kate Waterer

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridized or Selected by:  Weber

Registration Reference:  ARS 743

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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