Rhododendron 'Oudijk's Sensation'
Size: see below
Growth Habit: medium (4 x 4 feet)
USDA Zone: 6a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: ('Essex Scarlet' x williamsianum)
Color Category: rose
Bloom Time: April
Comments: Bright rose flowers with dark edges and spotting on the upper lobes makes the plant shine. Glossy, heart-shaped leaves with pointed ends completes the picture. Introduced by Fa Le Feber in Holland by way of Hobbie in Germany. Winner of three gold medals.