The Robin Hill Azaleas
Articles and Notes

The following articles and notes may be of interest to those studying the history of the Robin Hill Azaleas.


  • The Robin Hill Story
    The story behind Robert Gartrell and the development of the Robin Hill Azaleas
  • Registration Data for the Robin Hill Azaleas
    A reprint of information in the Azalean, Volume 17, Number 1, March 1995. This material includes one or more pictures of each registered Robin Hill Azalea. It can be accessed from the Descriptions link on the navigation bar or beginning with azalea 'Antoine' which will then link to the rest of the cultivars in alphabetical order.


  • Parentage of the Robin Hills
    A table showing the parentage of the named Robin Hills Clones
  • Evaluation Notes
    A compilation of notes from Robert Gartrell's stud books. Includes named and unamed selections.
  • Name Associations
    A Chart showing how some of the names for the Robin Hill Azaleas were selected.
  • Suggested Names
    Some names that were considered for the Robin Hills but were not used.
  • Sequence of Bloom
    A chart showin the order in which the Robin Hill Azaleas typcally bloom.


  • Correspondence
    A Letter to Tingle's Nursery regarding evaluation of the Robin Hills

    Copyright © Donald H. Voss, 2004

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