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More Information: Rhododendron 'Goldilocks'

R. 'Goldilocks' 
Photo: Dick Cavender

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower short funnel-shaped, about 1" across, yellow with darker mid veins. Held in terminal clusters with 3-6 flowers per bud.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Early to Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves narrowly elliptic, acute apex, about 1" long, slightly glossy, parsley green. Dense, compact shrub. Prefers at least half day of sun.

Height:  2  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  0F  ( -18C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   rupicola var. chryseum x xanthostephanum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Kerrigan

Registration Reference:  patented PP5,149

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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