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Description of Rhododendron 'Chionoides'

R. 'Chionoides' 
Photo by: Boris Bauer

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

ponticum hybrid 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 1⅜" to 2" across, white with brilliant yellow dorsal blotch. Broad, round truss holds 12-18 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Compact, broad, dense plant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Standish 

Registration Reference: 

RHS 58 

 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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