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More Information: Rhododendron 'Golden Oriole'


R. 'Golden Oriole' 
  Photo: Odo Tschetsch
Deutsche Genbank Rhododendron

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, single, 2⅓" across, brilliant yellow with a deep orange blotchd orange. Ball-shaped truss hold 8-15 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic to obovate, acute apex, cuneate base, mid green, bronze-colored when young and in fall. Upright plant habit.

Deciduous or Evergreen:  Deciduous

Height:  7 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Hybridized or Selected by:  A. Waterer

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.


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