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Description of Rhododendron  'Totally Awesome'

Photo by: Don Wallace

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

un-named seedling x another un-named seedling 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 4" across, brilliant and light yellow with vivid reddish-orange edges and vivid yellow dorsal blotch, reverse deep yellowish-pink. Some flowers with petal-like stamens. Dome-shaped truss with 7 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 


Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrower than narrowly elliptic, acute apex, narrowly cuneate base, 2" to 3" long, concave glossy, dark yellowish-green. Upright well-branched plant. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




Registration Reference: 

ARS 844 

 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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