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Description of Rhododendron 'Goosander'

R. 'Goosander' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

ludlowii x lutescens 'Exbury' 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 1⅝" across, pale greenish yellow slightly green flushed with dorsal throat spotted brownish-orange at center and moderate yellow further out. Held in dome-shaped truss with 3-5 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 1⅛" long, dull, dark green. Foliage is reddish-bronze in winter. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Cox 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 81 

 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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