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Description of Rhododendron 'Pacific Gold'

R. 'Pacific Gold' 
Photo by: Bill Stipe

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Mrs Lammot Copeland x Mary Drennen 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 3" across, wavy lobes, brilliant yellow with pale yellow edges. Dome-shaped trusses of 8-12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, about 4" long, slightly glossy, dark green, retained 2 years. New growth is mahogany green. Upright, well-branching habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Larson 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 844 

 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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