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Description of Rhododendron 'Tahitian Dawn'

R. 'Tahitian Dawn' 
Photo by: Steve Henning

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Lem's Cameo x Skipper 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower widely funnel-shaped, wavy edges, deeply cut lobes, light pink with peach and apricot tones, dark red in throat. Round-shaped truss. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves long, slightly convex upwards, medium green. Upright, open plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Korth 

Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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