Rhododendron 'Chiara'

Photo: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent X Pollen Parent: 

Pink Down X Boudoir 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, hose-in-hose, wavy lobes, vivid purplish red with vivid reddish orange blotch on dorsal lobe. Inflorescence 3-4 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 


Height in 10 Yrs: 

3 ft 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, obtuse with apiculus, cuneate base, flat, 1" long, glossy, moderate yellowish green. Rounded habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 


Hybridized or Selected by: 


Registration Reference: 

ARS 831 

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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