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Description of Rhododendron 'Cuarto'

R. 'Cuarto' 
Photo by: David Goheen

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

(williamsianum x arboreum) x magnificum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

Yellow 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, wavy to frilly edges, 3" across, slightly fragrant, light yellow with edges tinged light yellowish-pink, vivid yellow-green spotting, reverse is brilliant yellow. Dome-shaped trusses of about 15 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes slightly 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

5F  (-15C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves oblanceolate, convex, bullate, 6" long, yellowish-green above, yellow-green below, retained 3 years. Upright and open habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Goheen 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 944 

 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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