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Description of Rhododendron 'Cyprus'

R. 'Cyprus' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Mrs Furnivall x catawbiense var album 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 3" across, white with red dorsal blotch. Held in dome trusses of about 20 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to narrowly elliptic, apiculate apex, 4⅞" long, glabrous, light green, retained 3 years. Round, compact habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 831 

 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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