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Description of Rhododendron 'Judy Spillane'

R. 'Judy Spillane' 
Photo by: Richard Gustafson

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

maximum x John Wister (Janet Blair) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, fragrant, light purplish-pink, fading within 24 hours to white, prominent greenish-yellow blotch. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 14. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, obtuse apex, cuneate to oblique base, 4" to 6" long, flat, olive green, retained 2-4 years. Rounded, dense habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Wister 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 802 

 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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