Rhododendron 'Summer Rose' Ericaceae
Long-lived polycarpic perennial
Comstock Knoll and Rhododendron Collection
Source of plant
Cornell Botanic Gardens, Weston Nurseries, Weston Nurseries
To 5'; hardy to -10 degrees F.; late blooming. Vibrant deep pink flowers are marked with spots of red-violet. Silver-gray new growth and red stems provide a second season of interest (DS ). Dark pink flowers; University of Minnesota bud hardiness tested to -18 degrees F. (Weston Nurseries introduction). (DS 155).
USDA Hardiness Zone
winter interest, flowering season