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More Information: Rhododendron 'Hudson Bay'

R. 'Hudson Bay' 
Photo: Sally and John Perkins

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 1" across, white, unmarked. Terminal flower clusters, dome-shaped, each 3-flowered.


Bloom Time:  Early Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 1" long, glossy, retained 2 years. Broad, rounded, well-branched habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -20F  ( -29C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   minus var minus Carolinianum Group x dauricum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Leach

Registration Reference:  ARS 823

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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