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Description of Rhododendron 'Florence Archer'

R. 'Florence Archer' 
Photo by: Lorna Smith

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

wardii var wardii x Marcia 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate, wavy lobes, 3" across, brilliant yellow, diffused with strong red that fades with age, yellowish-green spots and " red edges. Dome-shaped truss has about 8 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

10F  (-12C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves broadly elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 3" long, yellow-green, retained 3 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Larson 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 792 

 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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