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Description of Rhododendron  'Canby'

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(Gallipoli x Cecile) x [(unknown x Seville) x Cecile] 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Orange 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 4" across, fragrant, light yellow-orange in throat shading to strong yellowish-pink at edges. Held in ball-shaped truss with 15-19 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 3" to 5" long, flat, slightly hairy below. Upright, spreading habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Arneson 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 892 

 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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