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Description of Rhododendron 'Betty Goheen'

R. 'Betty Goheen' 
Photo by: David Goheen

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Fabia Group x Hawk 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly campanulate, wavy edges, 2" across, slightly scented, opening brilliant greenish yellow with pink margins. Held in dome-shaped trusses of 7-8 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes slightly 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to narrowly elliptic, acute apex, cordate base, concave, 3" to 4" long, glossy, yellow green, retained 3 years. Upright, spreading shrub. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Goheen 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 944 

 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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