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Description of Rhododendron 'Dora Amateis'

R. 'Dora Amateis' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

minus var minus Carolinianum Group x ciliatum 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower broadly funnel-shaped, about 1" across, sometimes fragrant, white with faint greenish-yellow spotting on dorsal lobe. Held in lax trusses of 6 - 8 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

Yes sometimes 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 1" to 2" long, recurved, dull, dark green. Bronze leaf color if grown in full sun. Prefers some shade for best performance. Grows twice as wide as tall. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Amateis 

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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