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More Information: Rhododendron 'Delp's Sunsheen'

R. 'Delp's Sunsheen' 
Photo: Don Hyatt

Predominant Flower Color:  Yellow

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, light yellow and pale greenish yellow, with strong reddish orange spots. Dome-shaped truss holds 12 lax flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Late Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, moderate yellow green.

Height:  6  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   Sweet Lulu x [vernicosum aff. x (Neried Group x fortunei ssp discolor)]

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Delp

Registration Reference:  ARS 993

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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