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Description of Rhododendron 'Borneo'

R. 'Borneo' 
Photo by: Van Veen Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense, white form x (dichroanthum ssp apodectum x Loderi White Diamond) 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, 2" across, pale yellow flowers with bright yellow centers. Ball-shaped trusses of 8-10 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-20F  (-29C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblong, flat, apiculate apex, cuneate base, 5⅛" long, dull green, retained 2 years. Dense, spreading habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Leach 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 912 

 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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