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Description of Rhododendron 'Morning Cloud'

R. 'Morning Cloud' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Springbok 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, white, outside marked with darker shades of pale purplish-pink, and a slight greenish yellow dorsal blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 16-18 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, dark green with brown woolly indumentum. Compact habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hydon Nurseries 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 72 

 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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