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Description of Rhododendron  'Colonel Mosby'

Photo by: Thayer Dodd

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Hotspur Yellow x austrinum 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely tubular funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 2" across, fragrant, dark pink with yellow dorsal petal. Truss has 6-10 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Mildew-resistant leaves. Upright growth habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 



Dodd Sr & Jr 

Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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