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Description of Rhododendron  'Mount Rainier'

Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(Basilisk x unknown) x Ballerina 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 4" across, slightly fragrant, yellowish-white with vivid yellow blotch. Hell in ball-shaped truss of 8-12 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, flat, 3" to 4" long, slightly wrinkled above. Upright, spreading habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




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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