ARS Logo


Description of Rhododendron 'Elizabeth de Rothschild'

R. 'Elizabeth de Rothschild' 
Photo by: Loyd Newcomb

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Lionel’s Triumph x Exbury Naomi 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 4˝" across, pale yellow-green with maroon spotting in throat. Ball-shaped, well-packed trusses of about 18 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Midseason to Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-5°F  (-21°C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, about 6˝" long, auriculate base, dark green. Upright habit. Can grow to tree-size. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 


de Rothschild 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 65 

 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.

American Rhododendron Society
Executive Director: P.O. Box 525,  Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Ph: 416-424-1942   Fax: 905-262-1999   E-Mail:
©1998-2015, ARS, All rights reserved.