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Description of Rhododendron 'Album Elegans'

R. 'Album Elegans' 
Photo by: Lonnie Player

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense hybrid or selection 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 2" across, white with mauve blush, fading to white, with a greenish-yellow blotch and darker spots. Dome-shaped truss holds 12-18 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves dark green. Spreading, open habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, H. 

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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