Rhododendron Hybrids / cultivars

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Rhododendron 'Fragrantissimum'

Hybridiser:Rollisson & Sons, W.. Springfield Nursery, Upper Tooting, London, England, 1868 (see more plants of this hybridizer)
Status:IRRC registered.
Height
Height
The figures listed here are averages.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
in 10 years
100 cm. (3ft.)
Bloom time:early midseasonFlower:broadly funnel-shaped
Type:lepidoteLeaves:ovate
Hardiness:H2
H0 = 0 C (32 F)
H1 = -7 C (20 F)
H2 = -12 C (10 F)
H3 = -15 C (5 F)
H4 = -18 C (0 F)
H5 = -24 C (-10 F)

Registered
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on hirstum.info: 19
R. Fragrantissimum per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

United States : 6
Belgium : 4
Canada : 4
England : 2
France : 2
New Zealand : 1


Seed-parentPollen-parent
R. edgeworthii   Click to see more information

XR. formosum var formosum   Click to see more information



Rhododendron 'Fragrantissimum' photos

 
Photo byAndrew Leverton
LocationPrivate garden, London, UK
Date26 April, 2014
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Photo byAndrew Leverton
LocationPrivate garden, London, UK
Date16 April, 2014
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Photo byAndrew Leverton
LocationPrivate garden, London, UK
Date18 April, 2014
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Photo byJeannie & Calvin Parsons
Locationprivate garden, Victoria, BC, Canada
Date09 May, 2010
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Photo byRinus Manders
LocationLogan Botanic Garden, Scotland, UK
Date13 May, 2012
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Photo byHank Helm
LocationHank Helm Garden, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
Date19 May, 2006
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Photo bySteve Henning
LocationPukeiti Rhodondendron Trust, Taranaki, New Zealand
Date26 October, 2003
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Photo byTijs Huisman
LocationRhododendron Park Bremen
Date27 May, 2008
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Photo bySusan Lightburn
LocationArt Lightburn Garden, Vancouver Island, BC, Canada
Date17 April, 2013
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Photo byDaniele Magro
LocationPrivate garden, Tirano, Sondrio, Italy
Date15 May, 2014
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Fragrantissimum x burmanicum''Fragrantissimum' x R. burmanicumNo hybridiser registered
'Martha Wright'   Click to see more information


  Martha Wright
R. burmanicum x 'Fragrantissimum'Sumner, M.H. & Mrs. F, 1963
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Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009