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More Information: Rhododendron 'Countess of Haddington'


R. 'Countess of Haddington' 
Photo: Norma Senn

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, 2" across, fragrant, white flushed pale rose. Very lax trusses of 2-6 flowers.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves lanceolate to oblong-obovate, 4" long, slightly rugose, dull, olive green, scaly. Compact, flat-topped shrub.

Height:  5 feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  15F  ( -9C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   ciliatum x dalhousiae var. dalhousiae

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Evans

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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