Rhododendron Hybrids / cultivars

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Rhododendron 'Sappho'

Hybridiser:Waterer, H. (Knaphill). Woking, Surrey (Knaphill), UK, 1867 (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
200 cm. (7ft.)
Bloom time:midseasonFlower:broadly funnel-shaped
Type:elepidoteLeaves:unknown
Hardiness:H5
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: 37
R. Sappho per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

Netherlands : 15
France : 8
England : 5
United States : 3
Belgium : 2
Canada : 2
Germany : 2


Seed-parentPollen-parent
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Rhododendron 'Sappho' photos

 
Photo byWillem Van 't Zelfde
LocationPrivate garden (500 m high), Sauerland, Germany
Date15 June, 2013
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Photo byRinus Manders
LocationCollection Garden Harry van de Laar, Boskoop, Netherlands
Date02 May, 2014
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Photo byHan Boerrigter
Locationprivate garden - Groningen - Netherlands
Date09 May, 2007
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Photo byHank Helm
LocationHank Helm Garden, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
Date05 June, 2009
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Photo byDaniele Magro
LocationPrivate garden, Dorio, Lago di Como, Italia
Date16 May, 2007
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Photo byEddy De Boever
LocationPrivate garden, Evergem, Belgium
Date25 May, 2013
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Photo byRinus Manders
LocationCollection Garden Harry van de Laar, Boskoop, Netherlands
Date02 May, 2014
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Photo byHan Boerrigter
Locationprivate garden - Groningen - Netherlands
Date20 May, 2009
 
Photo byJoep Verstappen
Locationprivate garden Budel, Netherlands
Date12 May, 2005
 
Maroon Sappho
Photo byPeter Norris
LocationWesterstede Expo [near Bremen] , Germany
Date22 May, 2010
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Calsap'   Click to see more information


  Calsap
R. catawbiense 'Catalgla' x 'Sappho'Michener, M.W., 1965
'Cunningham's White x Sappho''Cunningham's White' x 'Sappho'No hybridiser registered
'Deep Thoughts'R. catawbiense 'Catalgla' x 'Sappho'Michener, M.W., 1963
'Eastern Sappho'   Click to see more information


  Eastern Sappho
'Sappho' x 'Janet Blair'Rhein, W.L., 1973
'El Salto'   Click to see more information


  El Salto
'Sappho' x 'Janet Blair'Rhein, W.L., 1974
'Gordon Jones'   Click to see more information


  Gordon Jones
'Sappho' x R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Exbury Yakushimanum'Murcott, R., 1975
'Lady De Rothschild'   Click to see more information


  Lady De Rothschild
R. griffithianum x 'Sappho'Waterer, H. (Knaphill), 1925
'Langworth'   Click to see more information


  Langworth
R. fortunei ssp fortunei x 'Sappho'Slocock, Walter C., 1932
'Larneukk Sappho''Sappho' x ?Begg, L., 1971
'Rhein's Picotee'   Click to see more information


  Rhein's Picotee
'Sappho' x 'Janet Blair'Rhein, W.L., 1973
'Ritchie'R. catawbiense 'Catalgla' x 'Sappho'Delp Weldon E., 1974
'Sappho Sport''Sappho' x ?unknown
'Sappho x Catanea''Sappho' x 'Catanea'No hybridiser registered
'Sappho x Tweedy Bird'   Click to see more information


  Sappho x Tweedy Bird
'Sappho' x 'Tweedy Bird'unknown
'Tiana'   Click to see more information


  Tiana
'Sappho' x R. degronianum ssp yakushimanum 'Exbury Yakushimanum'Murcott, R., 1975
'Trail Blazer'   Click to see more information


  Trail Blazer
'Mrs Furnivall' x 'Sappho'Wright, A. A., 1970
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Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009