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Description of R. occidentale

Photo by: Don Kohlenberger

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

 Flower / Truss Description: 

Broadly funnel shaped, white, white flushed pink, or pink, fragrant. 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage /Habit Description: 

Leaves usually oblanceolate, sometimes linear or orbicular, deciduous. Non-stoloniferous shrub or small tree 

Deciduous or Evergreen:


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Geographical Origin: 

W N America (California to S Washington) 

 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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