Rhododendron Hybrids / cultivars

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Rhododendron 'Bluebird'

Hybridiser:Aberconway, Lord. Bodnant, Tal-y-Cafn, Wales, 1930 (see more plants of this hybridizer)
Status:IRRC registered.
The figures listed here are averages.

The exact location (altitude, sunlight, soil, climate) can influence growth considerably
in 10 years
120 cm. (4ft.)
Bloom time:unknownFlower:unknown
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: 3
R. Bluebird per country:
(could be a clue for heat/cold-tolerance)

United States : 2
Canada : 1

R. intricatum   Click to see more information XR. augustinii ssp augustinii   Click to see more information

Rhododendron 'Bluebird' photos

Photo byHank Helm
LocationHank Helm Garden, Bainbridge Island, WA, USA
Date31 March, 2007
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Photo byGarth Wedemire
LocationVan Dusen Botanical Garden, Vancouver BC, Canada
Date09 April, 2010
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Photo bySteve Henning
LocationHolehird Gardens, Cumbria, England
Date04 May, 2008
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Photo byTheo Damen
LocationArboretum Belmonte, Wageningen, Netherlands
Date28 April, 2004
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Parentage according the IRRC of the Royal Horticultural Society
Involved in other cultivars:Hybridiser
'Bluestone Group'   Click to see more information

  Bluestone Group
'Bluebird' x R. augustinii ssp augustiniiAberconway, Lord, 1942
'Crater Lake'   Click to see more information

  Crater Lake
R. augustinii ssp augustinii 'Barto Blue' x 'Bluebird'Phetteplace, Dr. Carl H, 1965
Rhododendron cultivars   Hirsutum.info     Project started 03 June 2009