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Description of Rhododendron 'Mrs Betty Robertson'

R. 'Mrs Betty Robertson' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Mrs Lindsay Smith x (campylocarpum x unknown) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, pale yellow with pink flush, aging to cream, with a red blotch on dorsal lobes. Round, loose truss holds 6-8 flowers 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves rough textured, 4" long, twisted, deep green. Compact, dense, spreading habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Koster & Sons 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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