Michael Waterer

Rhododendron 'Michael Waterer'
ponticum hybrid
Flowers: c15/truss, funnel-shaped, 50 x 50-60mm, crimson scarlet, fading to rosy crimson, with a ray of black markings.
Calyx inconspicuous.
Foliage: oblanceolate, up to 125 x 45mm, deep, matt green above.
Shrub up to 2.0m in 10 years.

Location: Ramster 2008
Photo: Miranda Gunn