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Description of Rhododendron 'Goldflimmer'

R. 'Goldflimmer' 
Photo by: Stuart Imrie

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

chance catawbiense or ponticum seedling 

Predominant Flower Color: 


Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower 1" to 2" across, frilly edges, pale lilac pink, with brownish-yellow flecks on a paler blotch. Truss has 9-14 flowers. 



Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves variegated green and yellow in central bands. Mounding, compact habit. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 



Registration Reference: 

not registered 

 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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