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More Information: Rhododendron 'Mission Bells'

R. 'Mission Bells' 
Photo: Herb Spady

Predominant Flower Color:  White

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower campanulate, up to 3" across, slightly fragrant, white flushed pink. Held in lax truss of 6-8 flowers.


Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves oblong to elliptic, broadly acute apex, cordate base, 3" to 4" long, glossy, dark green. Compact habit. Sun and heat tolerant.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   williamsianum x orbiculare ssp orbiculare

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Lancaster

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

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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