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Description of Rhododendron 'Donald Palmer'

R. 'Donald Palmer' 
Photo by: Diane Weissman

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(Azor x Francis Hanger) x Lem's Cameo 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly campanulate, 1" across, maize yellow inside with red spotting on dorsal lobe, outside maize yellow flushed pink. Compact truss has 12-15 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate, obtuse apex, rounded base, 2⅜" long, glossy, mid green. Dense plant habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Garbutt 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 92 

 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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