Lady Clermont

Rhododendron 'Lady Clermont'
catawbiense hybrid
FCC 1865
Flowers: 18-20/compact, rounded truss, broadly funnel-shaped, 45 x 60mm, deep rose, shaded scarlet externally,
with a ray of blackish markings on the 3 dorsal lobes; nectaries crimson, with pale, pubescent pouches.
Calyx lobes very short.
Foliage: ovate to obovate-lanceolate, 120 x 50mm, matt green above, minutely hairy, with margins strongly recurved.