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Description of Rhododendron 'Edmond Amateis'

R. 'Edmond Amateis' 
Photo by: Eleanor Philp

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

catawbiense var album x Dexter seedling 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower rotate funnel-shaped, 3" across, white with a prominent two-rayed, dark red blotch. Held in ball-shaped truss with 13 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Early Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves 5" long, glossy, medium green. Upright habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Amateis 

Registration Reference: 

ARS 683 

 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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