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Description of Rhododendron 'Dexter's Springtime'

R. 'Dexter's Springtime' 
Photo by: Herb Spady

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White, Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, slightly frilly lobes, 3" across, fragrant, yellowish-white with " deep pink edges and reddish-brown spotting in throat. Flat truss holds 7-10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic to elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 5" long, glossy, moderate olive green, retained 2 years. Broad, rounded habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Dexter 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 782 

 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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