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Description of Rhododendron 'Mendocino Gold'

R. 'Mendocino Gold' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

unknown x unknown 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly-funnel-shaped, 3" across, wavy-edged, brilliant greenish yellow inside and out, with brilliant yellow dorsal lobe spotting. Ball-shaped truss has 10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

25F  (-4C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, acute apex, cuneate base, flat margins, 3.4" long, dull green. Uniform habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Charvet 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 072 

 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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