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Description of Rhododendron 'Maryke'

R. 'Maryke' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

fortunei ssp discolor x Fabia Group 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, frilly edges, 3" across, open light purplish-pink with a yellow throat, ages to white. Trusses hold 13 - 15 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, acute apex, cuneate base, 5" long, light green. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Van Veen Sr. 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 743 

 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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