Rhododendron Hybrids / cultivars

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Rhododendron 'Little Gem'

Hybridiser:Whitney, William E.. Brinnon, Washington, USA, 1956 (see more plants of this hybridizer)
Status:IRRC registered.
Additional parentage info:() x (from KW 7725)
Height
Height
The figures listed here are averages.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
in 10 years
60 cm. (2ft.)
Bloom time:early midseasonFlower:broadly funnel-campanulate
Type:Leaves:oblanceolate to obovate
Hardiness:
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: 1
R. Little Gem per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

United States : 1


Seed-parentPollen-parent
'Carmen Group'   Click to see more information XR. elliottii   Click to see more information

R. sanguineum ssp didymum   Click to see more information

xR. forrestii Repens Group   Click to see more information



Rhododendron 'Little Gem' photos

 
Photo byDennis McKiver
LocationPrivate garden, Fort Bragg, CA, USA
Date09 May, 2008
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Nick Anastos''Anna Delp' x 'Little Gem'Delp Weldon E., 1995
'Radiant Heat''Oh My!' x 'Little Gem'Delp Weldon E., 1992
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Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009