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Rhododendron 'Purple Splendour'

Hybridiser:Waterer, H. (Knaphill). Woking, Surrey (Knaphill), UK, 1900 (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
150 cm. (5ft.)
Bloom time:late midseasonFlower:broadly funnel-shaped
Type:elepidoteLeaves:elliptic
Hardiness:H4
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: 31
R. Purple Splendour per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 11
United States : 8
Canada : 5
Belgium : 1
Germany : 1
Lithuania : 1
Poland : 1
England : 1
New Zealand : 1
France : 1


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

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Rhododendron 'Purple Splendour' photos

 
Photo byThomas Wilde
LocationPrivate garden, Happy Valley, OR, USA
Date16 May, 2013
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Photo byCoen Zonneveld
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
Date20 May, 2007
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Photo byEddy De Boever
LocationPrivate garden, Evergem, Belgium
Date25 May, 2013
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Comments on the photo above:

2012-May-26 Herman Ree: Not so sure about this photo...I miss the dark blotch
Photo byCoen Zonneveld
LocationPrivate garden, Diepenveen, Netherlands
Date20 May, 2007
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Aaron Dean''Purple Splendour' x 'Dianta'Stockman, M., 1983
'Aggie''Cynthia' x 'Purple Splendour'Stockman, M., 1986
'Aibette''Cotton Candy' x 'Purple Splendour'Stockman, M., 1983
'Aivars Lasis'R. smirnowii 'Dace' x 'Purple Splendour'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 1985
'Anna x Purple Splendour'   Click to see more information


  Anna x Purple Splendour
'Anna' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie)
'Azurro'   Click to see more information


  Azurro
'Nova Zembla x Purple Splendour' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1981
'Baby Sage''Kammer's Ruffles' x 'Purple Splendour'Stockman, M., 1983
'Bariton'   Click to see more information


  Bariton
'Arthur Bedford' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1974
'Black Eye'   Click to see more information


  Black Eye
'Anah Kruschke' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Blaue Jungs'   Click to see more information


  Blaue Jungs
'Hyperion' x 'Purple Splendour'Wieting, J.
'Blauer Traum'R. catawbiense 'Catawbiense Grandiflorum' x 'Purple Splendour'Meltzer, H.L., 1984
'Blue Boy'   Click to see more information


  Blue Boy
'Blue Ensign' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie), 1965
'Blue Crown''Purple Splendour' x 'Blue Peter'Van de Ven K., 1981
'Blue Danube'   Click to see more information


  Blue Danube
R. fortunei ssp discolor x 'Purple Splendour'Waterer, H. (Knaphill), 1958
'Blue Hawaii'   Click to see more information


  Blue Hawaii
'Blue Ensign' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie), 1965
'Blue Lagoon'   Click to see more information


  Blue Lagoon
'Purple Splendour' x 'Arthur Bedford'Greer, Harold E., 1992
'Blue Pacific'   Click to see more information


  Blue Pacific
'Purple Splendour' x 'Susan'Whitney, William E., 1962
'Blue Rhapsody'   Click to see more information


  Blue Rhapsody
'Arthur Bedford' x 'Purple Splendour'Whitney, William E., 1976
'Bohumil Kavka'   Click to see more information


  Bohumil Kavka
'Alfred' x 'Purple Splendour'Dvořk, J., 1984
'Brenda Lee''Catawbiense Album' x 'Purple Splendour'Yates, H.R., 1977
'Bumblebee'   Click to see more information


  Bumblebee
'Purple Splendour' x 'Blue Peter'King, L.M. Mrs.
'Burgundy''Britannia' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Caroline Allbrook'   Click to see more information


  Caroline Allbrook
R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'George A.F., 1975
'Cembalo''Turkana' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1976
'Chapeau'   Click to see more information


  Chapeau
? x 'Purple Splendour'Disney, J., 1983
'Circus'   Click to see more information


  Circus
'Fabia Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Grace, G.D., 1961
'Constant Nymph'R. campanulatum ssp campanulatum x 'Purple Splendour'Waterer, H. (Knaphill), 1931
'Danamar''Nova Zembla' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Dark Sister'   Click to see more information


  Dark Sister
'Purple Splendour' x 'Whitney Purple'Sanders, George Merle, 1987
'David Harris''Sefton' x 'Purple Splendour'Delp Weldon E., 1992
'Dinty Moores'R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'Rhodes, R.C., 1980
'Donator'   Click to see more information


  Donator
'Lee's Best Purple' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1979
'Doris Moss''Romany Chai Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Moss, W., 1963
'Dorothy Amateis'   Click to see more information


  Dorothy Amateis
'America' x 'Purple Splendour'Amateis, Edmond, 1955
'Dream of Kings'   Click to see more information


  Dream of Kings
'Arthur Bedford' x 'Purple Splendour'Frederick, 1967
'Eduards Smiļģis'R. catawbiense x 'Purple Splendour'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 1974
'Elissa''Purple Splendour' x 'Avalanche Group'Dosser, D.J., 1982
'Emīls'R. catawbiense x 'Purple Splendour'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 1974
'Ems''Purple Splendour' x R. forrestii Repens GroupHobbie, Dietrich G., 1951
'Ernest Inman'   Click to see more information


  Ernest Inman
R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'George A.F., 1963
'Feja''Purple Splendour' x 'Arnot Silva-Tarouca'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 2005
'Fire Wine'   Click to see more information


  Fire Wine
'Fire Bird Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Greer, Harold E., 1960
'Flare Up'R. nikomontanum x 'Purple Splendour'Shapiro, B. & M., 1967
'Frank Galsworthy x Purple Splendour''Frank Galsworthy' x 'Purple Splendour'No hybridiser registered
'Friday'   Click to see more information


  Friday
'Purple Splendour' x ?Landauer, H., 1986
'Gaylen''Purple Splendour' x 'Lamplighter'Stockman, M., 1983
'Gift''Cup Day' x 'Purple Splendour'Dosser, D.J., 1984
'Grant''Purple Splendour' x 'Kammer's Ruffles'Stockman, M., 1983
'Grapewine'? x 'Purple Splendour'Holmsomback, O., 1989
'Grierosplendour Group'   Click to see more information


  Grierosplendour Group
R. griersonianum x 'Purple Splendour'Loder, G.H., 1937
'Ikina-haru''Purple Splendour' x R. aureum var aureumOno, K., 1985
'Imperial'   Click to see more information


  Imperial
'Purple Splendour' x 'Arthur Bedford'Greer, Harold E., 1983
'Ink Spot'   Click to see more information


  Ink Spot
R. irroratum ssp irroratum 'Spatter Paint' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Irresistible Impulse'   Click to see more information


  Irresistible Impulse
'Mars' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Jacqueline Looye''Sefton' x 'Purple Splendour'Delp Weldon E., 1999
'Janet Kerrigan''Evening Glow' x 'Purple Splendour'Kerrigan, Howard, 1972
'Janet Shapiro''Purple Splendour' x 'Purpureum Grandiflorum'Shapiro, B. & M., 1966
'Jnis'R. catawbiense x 'Purple Splendour'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 1974
'Kareness''Cynthia' x 'Purple Splendour'Stockman, M., 1983
'Katrina'   Click to see more information


  Katrina
'Anna' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie), 1960
'Koichiro Wada x Burgundy X Purple Splendour''Koichiro Wada x Burgundy' x 'Purple Splendour'No hybridiser registered
'Lackamas Sovereign''Purple Splendour' x 'Tally Ho Group'Lancaster, Ben, F., 1948
'Lady Luck''Purple Splendour' x 'Loderi Superlative'Elliot, Jeffrey, 1990
'Lady Malcolm Stewart''Tally Ho Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Adams-Acton, G.M, 1942
'Late Ensign''Blue Ensign' x 'Purple Splendour'Rhein, W.L., 1977
'Lavendelzauber''Purple Splendour' x R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Hanano-ego'Robeneck, H., 1976
'Lavender Filigree'R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'Van de Ven K., 1979
'Lavender Haze'   Click to see more information


  Lavender Haze
R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'Hall, E.G., 1992
'Lavender Lace'R. fortunei ssp fortunei x 'Purple Splendour'Hardgrove, D.L., 1961
'Lavender Swiss'   Click to see more information


  Lavender Swiss
'Purple Splendour' x R. irroratum ssp irroratum 'Polka Dot'Valder, P.G., 1970
'Lavender Time'R. decorum ssp diaprepes x 'Purple Splendour'Harrison, E.G.W.W., 1956
'Lawrence Sharley''Purple Splendour' x 'Dianta'Stockman, M., 1983
'Leslie Belle''Purple Splendour' x 'One Thousand Butterflies'Stipe, W.A., 1989
'Libretto'   Click to see more information


  Libretto
'Lee's Best Purple' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1979
'Lilofee'   Click to see more information


  Lilofee
'Nova Zembla x Purple Splendour' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1976
'LU Rolands'R. catawbiense x 'Purple Splendour'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 1974
'Marley Hedges'   Click to see more information


  Marley Hedges
'Anna' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie), 1970
'Melanie Shaw'   Click to see more information


  Melanie Shaw
'Purple Splendour' x 'Dorothy Amateis'Shaw, J., 1973
'Meltzer's Purpurviolett''Fabia Group x smirnowii' x 'Purple Splendour'Meltzer, H.L., 1984
'Mervyn Settle'R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'Peste, F., 1976
'Midnight'   Click to see more information


  Midnight
'Cup Day' x 'Purple Splendour'Van de Ven K., 1978
'Miks''Purple Splendour' x 'Arnot Silva-Tarouca'Kondratovičs, Rihard, 1984
'Montego'   Click to see more information


  Montego
'Sefton' x 'Purple Splendour'Leach, Dr. David G., 1957
'Morna Belle''Lamplighter' x 'Purple Splendour'Stockman, M., 1980
'Mount Clearview'   Click to see more information


  Mount Clearview
'Van Nes Sensation' x 'Purple Splendour'Newcomb,L.L., 1962
'Mrs Donald G. Graham x Purple Splendour''Mrs Donald G. Graham x Purple Splendour' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Mrs Murples Purple''Purple Splendour' x 'Whitney Purple'Sanders, George Merle, 1986
'Murraba''Marion' x 'Purple Splendour'Boulter, V.J., 1964
'Nancy Evans x Purple Splendour'   Click to see more information


  Nancy Evans x Purple Splendour
'Nancy Evans' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie)
'Netta''Medusa Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Perrott, E.B., 1992
'Night Watch''Cup Day' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Nightingale'R. decorum ssp decorum x 'Purple Splendour'Reuthe, W.S., 1962
'Noiret''Francesca' x 'Purple Splendour'Burnes, F.E. (Frances), 1995
'Nova Zembla x Purple Splendour''Nova Zembla' x 'Purple Splendour'No hybridiser registered
'Nova Zembla x Purple Splendour X Purple Splendour''Nova Zembla x Purple Splendour' x 'Purple Splendour'No hybridiser registered
'Olin O. Dobbs'   Click to see more information


  Olin O. Dobbs
'Mars' x 'Purple Splendour'Dobbs, 1955
'Orchid Bouquet'   Click to see more information


  Orchid Bouquet
'Purple Splendour' x 'One Thousand Butterflies'Fujioka, Frank, 1987
'Plum Beautiful''Purple Splendour' x 'Arthur Bedford'Greer, Harold E., 1983
'Plumb Perfect''Julia Grothaus' x 'Purple Splendour'Vea, J.G., 1977
'Polarnacht'   Click to see more information


  Polarnacht
'Turkana' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1976
'Popeye'   Click to see more information


  Popeye
'Lodauric Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Mossman, F. D., 1988
'Princess Angeline'   Click to see more information


  Princess Angeline
'Chevalier Felix de Sauvage' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie), 1964
'Purple Lace'   Click to see more information


  Purple Lace
'Britannia' x 'Purple Splendour'Boskoop, 1958
'Purple Passion'   Click to see more information


  Purple Passion
'Purple Splendour' x ?Blough, G.L. & M.A., 1982
'Purple Splendour x Britannia''Purple Splendour' x 'Britannia'No hybridiser registered
'Purple Splendour x Frank Galsworthy'   Click to see more information


  Purple Splendour x Frank Galsworthy
'Purple Splendour' x 'Frank Galsworthy'Clarke, George.W.
'Rasputin'   Click to see more information


  Rasputin
'Nova Zembla x Purple Splendour' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1976
'Red Eye'   Click to see more information


  Red Eye
'Anah Kruschke' x 'Purple Splendour'Swenson, W.J., 1980
'Reifrock''Fabia Group x smirnowii' x 'Purple Splendour'Meltzer, H.L., 1984
'Roland'   Click to see more information


  Roland
'Nova Zembla' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1967
'Sefton x Purple Splendour''Sefton' x 'Purple Splendour'No hybridiser registered
'Sonata'   Click to see more information


  Sonata
'Purple Splendour' x R. dichroanthum ssp dichroanthumReuthe, G. Ltd, 1949
'Sparkling Burgundy''Purple Splendour' x R. macrophyllum 'Seven Devils'unknown
'Starburst'   Click to see more information


  Starburst
'Moser's Maroon' x 'Purple Splendour'Greer, Harold E., 1982
'Swamp Beauty'   Click to see more information


  Swamp Beauty
'Purple Splendour' x 'Loderi Superlative'Elliott, James A., 1968
'Tamarindos'   Click to see more information


  Tamarindos
'Bluebell' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1975
'Teds Orchid Sunset'   Click to see more information


  Teds Orchid Sunset
'Purple Splendour' x 'Mrs Donald G. Graham'Fawcett, T.B., 1988
'Tonika'   Click to see more information


  Tonika
'Lee's Best Purple' x 'Purple Splendour'Hachmann, Hans, 1979
'Turkana''Lee's Dark Purple' x 'Purple Splendour'unknown
'Una Mary''Purple Splendour' x 'Van Nes Sensation'Stockman, M., 1983
'Valley Sunrise'R. occidentale x 'Purple Splendour'Ticknor, R.L., 1983
'Violetta's Song'   Click to see more information


  Violetta's Song
'Mrs Davies Evans' x 'Purple Splendour'Watson, E.M. Mrs. (Elsie), 1985
'Violette Funken'   Click to see more information


  Violette Funken
'Purple Splendour' x 'Sptlese'Meltzer, H.L., 1984
'Vonnie Stockman''Purple Splendour' x 'Cynthia'Stockman, M., 1983
'Warlock'   Click to see more information


  Warlock
'Romany Chal Group' x 'Purple Splendour'Bledsoe, C.W., 1957
'yakushimanum x Burgundy X Purple Splendour''yakushimanum x Burgundy' x 'Purple Splendour'No hybridiser registered
'yakushimanum x Purple Splendour'   Click to see more information


  yakushimanum x Purple Splendour
R. yakushimanum x 'Purple Splendour'Elliott, James A.
'Yates' Purple''' x 'Purple Splendour'Yates, H.R., 1965
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