Silver Slipper AGM

Rhododendron 'Silver Slipper'
(deciduous Azalea)
Knap Hill Azalea, Exbury before 1948
Parentage unknown
AMT 1962, FCCT 1963, AGM (1993, 2002) 2012
Compact habit.
Flowers: rounded trusses of about 14 large, (to 8cm),flowers; white flushed pink with a large orange flare.
Foliage: young foliage with coppery tints, becoming mid to dark green.

Photo: John Weagle

Photo: Philippe de Spoelberch