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Description of Rhododendron 'Butter Brickle'

R. 'Butter Brickle' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Hotei x Lem's Cameo 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly, 2˝" across, light yellow edges darkening to brilliant yellow towards center, with˝" star-shaped cardinal red blotch in throat and red spotting. Ball-shaped to flat trusses hold 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0°F  (-18°C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic to lanceolate, apiculate to cuspidate apex, rounded base, 4" long, flat, dark green, retained 2 years. New growth is bronze. Round and compact growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lofthouse 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 832 

 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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