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More Information: Rhododendron 'Peking'

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, brilliant greenish yellow, dark red blotch and sparse dark red spotting. Ball-shaped trusses of about 15.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, 3⅞" long, slightly concave, dark green, retained 2 years. Upright, well-branched plant.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   (catawbiense var album x Hawk) x (catawbiense var album x Crest)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Leach

Registration Reference:  ARS 734

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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