Rhododendron 'Manda Sue'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: dwarf (3 x 3 feet)
USDA Zone: 7a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Vulcan' x 'Elspeth')
Hybridizer: Baker (1969)
Color Category: pink
Bloom Time: May
Comments: 2-inch flowers are a shell pink with a picotee edge of red and a yellow throat. They are held in trusses of 12-14 flowers. Light green leaves are 3-4 inches long and are retained for 2 to 3 years.