Rhododendron 'Mrs. G.W. Leak'
Coombe Royal Group (s) X 'Chevalier Felix de Sauvage'
FCC 1934; AGM 1968
Flowers: c12/lax, conical truss, broadly funnel-shaped, 55 x 85mm, mottled rosy pink, darker in the tube, with a ray of
blackish brown and crimson markings; nectaries blood red. Calyx lobes 2-3mm long, dull crimson.
Mid-April - Mid-May
Leaves: oblanceolate to narrowly elliptic, 100-150 x 30-35mm, deep, matt green above.
Shrub 1.5-2.0m in 10 years.
Photo: Miranda Gunn