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More Information: Rhododendron 'Dora Amateis'

R. 'Dora Amateis' 
Photo: Eleanor Philp

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

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.

Height:  3  feet in 10 years.

Cold Hardiness Temp:  -15F  ( -26C)

Parentage  (Seed Parent x Pollen Parent): 
   minus var minus Carolinianum Group x ciliatum

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L):  L

Hybridizer:  Amateis

Registration Reference:  RHS 58

Note: Bloom time and 10 year height information are approximate and can vary dependent on weather and growing conditions.
Cold hardiness temperature is also an approximate value.

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