Rhododendron 'Burgundy Lace'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: medium (4 x 4 feet)
USDA Zone: 8a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (['Anna' x 'Frank Galsworthy’]) x ([yakushimanum x 'Burgundy' x 'Purple Splendour'])
Hybridizer: Fujioka (1993)
Color Catagory: red
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Medium-sized trusses open with as many as 25 flowers and are dark red with bright purple red edges. Cream coloration fills the interior of each lobe with the dorsal lobe also sporting a orange blotch. On top of this kaleidoscope of color all the edges are frilly. Quite a combination.