Rhododendron 'Queen of Hearts'
Size: 18-24 inch
Growth Habit: large (6 x 6 feet)
USDA Zone: 6b
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (meddianum x 'Moser's Maroon')
Hybridizer: Rothschild (1949)
Color Category: red
Bloom Time: Mayn
Comments: Dark red buds open to black-red flowers forming a well rounded truss. The large leaves are bright green with a prominent yellow midrib.