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Description of Rhododendron 'Moonwax'

R. 'Moonwax' 
Photo by: Paul Lawry

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Holy Moses x Albatross 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Pink, Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, 4" across, pale yellow with edging of pale purplish pink, outside deep pink. Dome-shaped truss has 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes 

Bloom Time: 

Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves narrowly elliptic, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 4" long, moderate olive green. Stiff, upright plant grows wider than tall. Prefers some shade. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Lem 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 812 

 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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