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Description of Rhododendron 'Barnstable'

R. 'Barnstable' 
Photo by: Jim Willhite

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 4" across, very fragrant, pale purplish-pink paling to center with greenish yellow spotting and 2 greenish yellow rays in throat. Held in ball-shaped trusses of 10. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, 5" long, flat to slightly wavy, olive green, retained 2 years. Rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Dexter 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 804 

 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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