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Description of Rhododendron  'Fairfax'

Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Polar Sea x Debonaire 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, single, ruffled edges, 3" across, strong purplish pink at edges, shading to nearly white in center. Inflorescence 1 to 2 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to narrowly elliptic, obtuse apex, cuneate base, slightly concave, 2" long, dark green. Dense, spreading plant habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

 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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