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Description of Rhododendron 'Chiffchaff'

R. 'Chiffchaff' 
Photo by: Kenneth Cox

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

hanceanum 'Nanum' x fletcheranum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-campanulate, 1⅛" to 1⅝" across, light greenish-yellow, unmarked. Held in loose trusses of 5 or 6 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

0F  (-18C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves elliptic, 1" long, dark green. Foliage wine colored in fall. Very compact and dense habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Cox 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 76 

 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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