Rhododendron 'Sandra Ann Stipe'
Size: 6-9 inch
Growth Habit: medium (4 x 4 feet)
USDA Zone: 8a
Exposure: filtered to full sun
Growing Conditions: evenly moist, well drained acidic soils
Parentage: (['Crest' x 'Branddt's Tropicana'] x ['Sonata'])
Hybridizer: Stipe (2000)
Color Catagory: orange
Bloom Time: April
Comments: 2-inch flowers with wavy-edged lobes are a reddish orange with pale purple margins and have a 1-inch calyx. Semi-glossy leaves, with recurved edges are olive green.