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Description of Rhododendron 'Casanova'

R. 'Casanova' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Newburyport Belle x Good Hope 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2⅛" across, pale yellow with a strong orange-yellow dorsal blotch, the reverse flushed moderate yellowish-pink. Held in trusses of 12-14 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-25F  (-32C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, 4" long, glossy, dark green. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 86 

 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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