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Description of Rhododendron  'Golden Lights'

Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(atlanticum x unknown) x red Exbury azalea 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower tubular funnel-shaped, wavy/frilly lobes, 2"across, fragrant, light orange-yellow suffused and throat strong yellowish-pink and strong orange-yellow blotch on dorsal lobe. Flat truss holds 10 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-30F  (-34C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves between oblanceolate and narrowly obovate, acute apex, narrowly cuneate base, 3" long, moderate olive green. Rounded habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 



Minnesota Lanscape Arboretum 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 854 

 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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