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Description of Rhododendron 'Hydon Dawn'

R. 'Hydon Dawn' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Springbok 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 2" across, light purplish-pink fading paler at edges with a deeper markings and spotting. Held in compact trusses of up to 16 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves glossy, dark green with cream-colored indumentum, Compact, dense growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Hydon Nurseries 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 69 

 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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