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Description of Rhododendron 'Gomer Waterer'

R. 'Gomer Waterer' 
Photo by: Monrovia Nursery

Seed Parent x Pollen Parent: 

Madame Carvalho x Pink Pearl 

Predominant Flower Color: 

White 

Flower / Truss Description: 

Flower openly funnel-shaped, about 3" across, white flushed mauve-pink at the edges with yellow-brown flare in the upper lobe. Held in dome-shaped truss of up to 24 flowers. 

Fragrant: 

No 

Bloom Time: 

Late Midseason to Late 

Height (ft.) in 10 Yrs: 

Cold Hardiness Temperature: 

-15F  (-26C)

Foliage Description / Plant Habit: 

Leaves ovate to oblong-obovate, thick and leathery, about 4" long, recurved, slightly glossy, deep green. Spreading habit. Heat resistant and sun tolerant. 

Elepidote (E) or Lepidote (L): 

Hybridizer: 

Waterer, J. 

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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