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Rhododendron 'Midsummer'

Hybridiser:Waterer (Bagshot). Surrey, England, 1938 (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
150 cm. (5ft.)
Bloom time:lateFlower:broadly funnel-shaped
Bloom time duration:22
Bloom time duration 'Midsummer'

Observation based on 3 plants,
growing in 1 'My-gardens'.

Exact= 22 days.
days.
Type:elepidoteLeaves:lanceolate
Hardiness:H5
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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R. Midsummer per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 6
United States : 4
Sweden : 1


Seed-parentPollen-parent
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Rhododendron 'Midsummer' photos

 
Photo byPeter Norris
LocationPrivate garden on Marthas Vineyard, MA USA z7
Date03 July, 2013
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Photo byRinus Manders
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
Date13 June, 2014
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Photo byHerman Van Ree
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands
Date15 June, 2009
 
Photo byBill & Cheryl Gray
LocationCisco Heights National Forest & Rhody Ranch, WA, USA
Date01 July, 2011
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Midsummer with bee
Photo byHerman Van Ree
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands
Date15 June, 2009
 
Midsummer: new branches and leaves are ahead of flowers
Photo byHerman Van Ree
LocationNunspeet, Netherlands
Date15 June, 2009
 
Photo byStaffan Bodn
LocationPrivate garden, Sjbo, Sweden
Date14 June, 2014
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Color Me Pink''Midsummer' x 'Delp's Red Max'Delp Weldon E., 1974
'Crystal Glo'   Click to see more information


  Crystal Glo
'Midsummer' x 'Delp's Red Max'Delp Weldon E., 1977
'Delp's Vanity Fair''Midsummer' x 'Old Copper'Delp Weldon E., 1992
'Doorbuster''Midsummer' x 'Delp's Red Max'Delp Weldon E., 1977
'Great Genes''Ruddy Red Max' x 'Midsummer'Delp Weldon E., 1988
'Upbeat''Midsummer' x 'Delp's Red Max'Delp Weldon E., 1977
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Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009