Rhododendron 'Max Sye'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: medium (4 x 4 feet)
USDA Zone: 7a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Chevalier Felix de Sauvage' hybrid)
Hybridizer: C. Fret & Son (1935)
Color Category: red
Bloom Time: May
Comments: Red flowers with a dark blotch on the dorsal lobe are carried in rounded trusses. Narrow, dark green leaves form the backdrop of this spreading rhododendron.