ARS Logo

 

Description of Rhododendron 'Vinecrest'

R. 'Vinecrest' 
Photo by: Chris Anderson

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

[(catawbiense 'La Bar's White' x fortunei) x wardii] x wardii Litiense Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 2" across, fragrant, light greenish yellow with small reddish brown rays. Trusses of 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves near narrowly elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 6" long, convex, olive green. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Begg 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 854 

 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.


American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525,  Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail: lauragrant@arsoffice.org
1998-2014, ARS, All rights reserved.