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More Information: Rhododendron 'Casanova'

R. 'Casanova' 
Photo: Sally and John Perkins

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

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, 4" long, glossy, dark green.

Height:  5  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -25F  ( -32C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Newburyport Belle x Good Hope

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Leach

Registration Reference:  RHS 86

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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