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Description of Rhododendron  'Mrs Betty Oliver'

Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

occidentale x unknown 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, very fragrant, pink with deeper pink veins and orange blotch on dorsal lobe. Ball-shaped truss holds 14 flowers. 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F  (-12C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblanceolate, acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, glossy, bright green. Upright habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




Registration Reference: 

ARS 871 

 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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