Rhododendron 'Captain Jack'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: large (6 x 6 feet)
USDA Zone: 7b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (‘Mars' x eriogynum)
Hybridizer: R. Henny (1958)
Color Catagory: red
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Large ball-shaped trusses are a dark blood red with a glossy appearance. Large, dark green foliage is wavy on the edges.