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Description of Rhododendron 'Faggetter's Favorite'

R. 'Faggetter's Favorite' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

fortunei x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, fragrant, cream-white flushed deep purplish-pink fading to white, bronze speckles on dorsal lobe. Held in dome-shaped truss of 11-13 flowers.. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason to Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5F  (-21C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 8" long, glossy, mid green, may hang downwards. Best in light shade to avoid leaf burn. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Slocock 

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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