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Rhododendron 'Electra'

Hybridiser:Rothschild, L. de. Founder of Exbury Gardens, UK, 1937 (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
250 cm. (8ft.)
Bloom time:early midseasonFlower:unknown
Bloom time duration:15
Bloom time duration 'Electra'

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

Exact= 15 days.
Type:lepidoteLeaves:elliptic to oblong
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: 8
R. Electra per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

France : 4
Canada : 3
United States : 1

R. augustinii ssp chasmantum   Click to see more information

XR. augustinii ssp augustinii   Click to see more information

Rhododendron 'Electra' photos

Photo byTijs Huisman
Date16 May, 2007
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationVarcoe Garden in Victoria, BC, Canada
Date29 April, 2005
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Electra's Son''Electra' x ?Parker, E.K., 1975
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