Rhododendron Hybrids / cultivars

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Rhododendron 'Black Satin'

Hybridiser:Mezitt, E.V.. Weston Nurseries, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA, 1972 (see more plants of this hybridizer)
Status:IRRC registered.
Additional parentage info:(F2 seedling) x ()
The figures listed here are averages.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
in 10 years
100 cm. (3ft.)
Bloom time:midseasonFlower:tubular funnel-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: 5
R. Black Satin per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

United States : 3
Canada : 2

'PJM Group'   Click to see more information

R. minus Carolinianum Group   Click to see more information

xR. dauricum Sempervirens Group   Click to see more information

Rhododendron 'Black Satin' photos

Photo byBill McMillan
LocationGlendale Gardens, Victoria, BC, Canada
Date12 April, 2006
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Photo byMelanie Kirk
LocationPrivate garden, Nanaimo (Vancouver Island) BC
Date27 April, 2009
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Photo byJeannie & Calvin Parsons
LocationGlendale Gardens, Victoria, BC, Canada
Date14 April, 2010
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Photo byKen Gibson
Locationprivate garden Tofino, Vancouver Island Canada
Date14 April, 2004
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Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009