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Description of Rhododendron  'Whitehead'

 
Photo by: Joe Coleman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Glacier x Getsutoku 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, 3⅛" across, white, often with a flush of light purplish pink, spreading from axis of each lobe or flecked, striped or sectored or selfed deep pink, spotted strong purplish red. Inflorescence 1 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, 1" long, medium green. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Evergreen  

Hybridizer: 

Gartrell 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 85 

 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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