Tour of Mezitt's Hybrids
Rhododendron 'Henry's Red' (Mezitt)
Picture by S & J Perkins
Rhododendron 'Henry's Red', a Mezitt hybrid, has flower buds almost black initially opening to a deep dark red. Weston Nursery in Hopkinton Massachusetts is famous for hybridizing a large collection of rhododendrons hardy in New England. This nursery is open to the public.