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Description of Rhododendron 'Southland'

R. 'Southland' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

minus var chapmanii x keiskei, prostrate form 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly campanulate, slightly fragrant, 1" across, light yellowish-pink with brown speckles in throat. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes slightly 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, flat, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 1" long, retained 3 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Kehr 

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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