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Description of Rhododendron  'Marilee'

Photo by: David C. Royster

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

nakaharai (open pollinated) 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower tubular funnel-shaped to widely funnel-shaped, wavy, notched lobes, 1⅜" across, deep yellowish-pink with deep red spotting on upper lobes. Inflorescence 1-2-flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late to Very Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, ⅞" to 1" long, glossy, hairy, moderate olive green. Smoky purple-green in winter. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




Registration Reference: 

ARS 744 

 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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