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More Information: Rhododendron 'Dappled Dawn'

R. 'Dappled Dawn' 
Photo: Paul Wurz

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 3" across, light yellow with peach edges and a prominent orange-beige flare, ages to pale greenish-yellow. Ball-shaped truss holds 15 flowers.


Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 3" to 5" long, moderate yellow-green, retained 2 years. Upright, dense habit.

Height:  4  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Wizard x [Golden Star x (Jalisco x degronianum ssp yakushimanum)

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Shaw

Registration Reference:  ARS 942

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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