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Description of Rhododendron 'Tofino'

R. 'Tofino' 
Photo by: Bill Stipe

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Lem's Cameo x [Jalisco x (Crest x King of Shrubs)] 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 4" across, pale greenish-yellow sectors from lobe edge to base with purplish-pink between. Trusses domed to flat with 15-16 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, 5" - 6" long, concave, margins undulate, glossy, light green, retained 2+ years. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lofthouse 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 834 

 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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