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More Information: Rhododendron 'Bashful'

R. 'Bashful' 
Photo: Stuart Imrie

Predominant Flower Color:  Pink

Flower/Truss Description:  Flower funnel-shaped, 2⅜" across, inside flushed very pale pink, pale purplish-pink center, strong orange-yellow to moderate yellow spotting, ages to off-white. Ball-shaped truss holds 16 flowers.

Fragrant:  No

Bloom Time:  Midseason

Foliage Description / Plant Habit:  Leaves 4" long, dull, mid green. Open, spreading growth habit.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -5F  ( -21C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   degronianum ssp yakushimanum x Doncaster

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  E

Hybridizer:  Waterer, J.

Registration Reference:  RHS 71

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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