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Description of Rhododendron 'Wisp'

R. 'Wisp' 
Photo by: Harold Greer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

williamsianum x irroratum 'Splatter Paint' 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly campanulate, wavy lobes, 3" across, purplish pink, lighter towards center with purplish red spots on all lobes. Held in flat trusses with 5-7 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves near ovate, obtuse apex, rounded base, 3" long, deep green, retained 2-3 years. Rounded, well-branched plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Landregan 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 854 

 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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