Rhododendron Hybrids / cultivars

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Rhododendron 'Violette Funken'

Hybridiser:Meltzer, H.L.. Neustadt a/d Waldnaab, Germany, 1984 (see more plants of this hybridizer)
Status:IRRC registered.
The figures listed here are averages.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
in 10 years
150 cm. (5ft.)
Bloom time:lateFlower:saucer-shaped
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)

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on hirstum.info: 2
R. Violette Funken per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 2

'Purple Splendour'   Click to see more information

X'Spätlese'   Click to see more information
R. ponticum   Click to see more information

x? R. fortunei ssp discolor   Click to see more information


Rhododendron 'Violette Funken' photos

Photo byHanns Meltzer
Locationown garden, Neustadt/Waldnaab, Germany
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Photo byTijs Huisman
LocationHobbie Garten, Westerstede, Germany
Date27 May, 2008
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Anatevka'   Click to see more information

'Galaxis' x 'Violette Funken'Hachmann, Hans, 1995
'Gunter Dinger''Galaxis' x 'Violette Funken'Hachmann, Hans, 1995
Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009