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Description of Rhododendron 'John Paul Evans'

R. 'John Paul Evans' 
Photo by: Don Selcer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

nuttallii x nuttallii 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower campanulate with distinctive recurved petals, fragrant, 4" across, pale yellow to white with brilliant orange-yellow throat. Flat-shaped trusses. 



Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

30F  (0C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong to elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, bullate above, retained for 2 years. Upright, well-branched papery reddish-brown bark on trunk and branches. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

ARS 892 

 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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