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Description of Rhododendron  'Buttons and Bows'

 
Photo by: Don Wallace

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Strawberry Ice (open polinated) 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, frilly lobes, 3" across, light yellow with strong reddish-orange to deep pink edging and blotch of same colors, reverse deep pink. Ball-shaped truss with 15 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 3" to 5" long, glossy, yellowish-green. New leaves are red. Upright, rounded habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Bailey 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 851 

 Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on local climate and soil conditions.
Hardiness temperature is also an approximate guideline.


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