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More Information: Rhododendron 'Wareham'

R. 'Wareham' 
Photo: Robert Hickey

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower tubular funnel-shaped, wavy lobes, 3" across, fragrant, light purplish-pink with faint strong greenish-yellow spotting. Ball-shaped trusses hold 13 flowers.

Fragrant:  Yes

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, apiculate apex, rounded base, 5" long, moderate olive green, retained 2 years. Upright, rounded habit.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent):  unknown x unknown

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Dexter

Registration Reference:  ARS 802

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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