Kluis Triumph

Rhododendron 'Kluis Triumph'
griffithianum hybrid
HC 1968; AM 1969; FCC 1971
Flowers: 15-18/compact, domed truss, campanulate (expanded at the mouth, with tips recurved),
50 x 65mm, strong red, slightly lighter along midrib and in the throat, fairly extensively spotted on dorsal lobe.
Mid-May - Mid-June
Foliage: 180 x 55mm, dark, dull green.
Shrub 1.5m in 10 years.

Location: Ramster 2008
Photo: Miranda Gunn