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Description of Rhododendron  'Sara Holden'

Photo by: Joe Coleman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Oakland x Heiwa 

 Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, single, 3⅔" across, white variously flecked, striped or sectored or flushed light pink, sometimes with strong red to deep pink edges, brilliant yellow green or deep red spotting. Inflorescence 1 -2 flowered. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to oblanceolate, 1" long, mid green. Upright plant form. 

Deciduous or Evergreen: 




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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