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Description of Rhododendron  'Sylphides'

 
Photo by: Tijs Huisman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, white tinged purplish-pink, with a vivid yellow blotch. Lax truss has about 14 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 4" long, glossy, mid green, tinged brownish-red when new. Upright to broadly upright, open habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

A. Waterer 

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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