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Description of Rhododendron 'Delp's Sunsheen'

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

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Sweet Lulu x [vernicosum aff. x (Neried Group x fortunei ssp discolor)] 

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 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, broadly acute apex, cuneate base, 4" long, moderate yellow green. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Delp 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 993 

 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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