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Description of Rhododendron  'Klondyke'

 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower funnel-shaped, 2⅜" to 3⅛"across, strong orange, suffused with reddish-orange, with an orange-yellow blotch. Ball-shaped truss holds 8-15 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves deep brownish-red when new, deep bronze in autumn. Broad, upright, dense growth habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

de Rothschild 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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