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Description of Rhododendron 'Goldilocks'

R. 'Goldilocks' 
Photo by: Dick Cavender

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

rupicola var. chryseum x xanthostephanum 

Predominant Flower Color: 


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. 



Bloom Time: 

Early to Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

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. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

patented PP5,149 

 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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