Vuyk's Scarlet AGM

Rhododendron 'Vuyk's Scarlet'
(Evergreen Azalea)
Vuyk hybrid: Vuyk, Boskoop c.1954
Parentage unknown
AMT1959, FCCT 1966, AGM (1969, 2002) 2012
Semi-dwarf mounding habit
10 year height/spread: 60cm/90cm
Flowers: widely funnel shaped and large (to 6.5cm) with wavy edged petals; bright red.
Foliage: glossy and mid green leaves, darkening in winter.
Very floriferous and reliable. Very bright and attractive in flower. Suitable for small gardens.

Photo: Millais Nurseries