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Description of Rhododendron 'Lehigh Gold'

R. 'Lehigh Gold' 
Photo by: Allan Glassman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Scintillation x September Song 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy edges, 3" across, opens light yellow tinged randomly pale pink, aging to golden yellow, reverse tinged pale pink mainly towards edges. Dome-shaped truss holds 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-10F  (-23C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves broadly elliptic, broadly acute apex, rounded base, dull, 3⅜" long, moderate yellow green, retained 2 years. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Glassman 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 034 

 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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