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Description of Rhododendron  'Fragrant Star'

 
Photo by: Harold Greer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

R. 'Snowbird' treated with colchine 

 Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower pale yellow in bud opens pale yellow inside, yellowish white outside, unmarked, tubular funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 1" across, very strongly scented. 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves obovate, obtuse at apex, cuneate at base, 2" long, bluish-green. Upright plant habit. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 

Deciduous  

Hybridizer: 

Briggs Nursery 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 003 

 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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