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Description of Rhododendron 'April Snow'

R. 'April Snow' 
Photo by: Sally and John Perkins

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(unnamed PJM x mucronulatum x dauricum 'Album') x (carolinianum x unnamed PJM hybrid) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, double, 1" across, yellowish white, petaloid stamens. Held in ball-shaped, trusses of 12 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, acute apex, cuneate base, " to 1" long, rusty-green scaly indumentum. Dense, upright, well-branched growth habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Mezitt 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 874 

 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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