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Rhododendron 'George Hardy'

Hybridiser:Mangles James Henry. Valewood, England, 1884 (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
250 cm. (8ft.)
Bloom time:unknownFlower:unknown
Type:elepidoteLeaves:oblanceolate to elliptic
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)


Seed-parentPollen-parent
R. griffithianum   Click to see more information

XR. catawbiense   Click to see more information



Rhododendron 'George Hardy' photos

 
Photo byHarold E. Greer
LocationExbury Gardens, Southampton Hampshire, UK
DateMay, 1996
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Aida Group''George Hardy' x R. auriculatumRothschild, L. de, 1933
'Betty Wormald'   Click to see more information


  Betty Wormald
'George Hardy' x ?Koster M. & Sons, 1907
'Hugh Koster'   Click to see more information


  Hugh Koster
'George Hardy' x ?Koster M. & Sons, 1915
'Mother of Pearl'   Click to see more information


  Mother of Pearl
'George Hardy' x 'Broughtonii'Waterer (Bagshot), 1925
'Mrs Lindsay Smith'   Click to see more information


  Mrs Lindsay Smith
'George Hardy' x 'Duchess of Edinburgh'Koster M. & Sons, 1910
'Peter Koster'   Click to see more information


  Peter Koster
'George Hardy' x 'Doncaster'Koster M. & Sons, 1909
'Pink Pearl'   Click to see more information


  Pink Pearl
'George Hardy' x 'Broughtonii'Waterer (Bagshot), 1892
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